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The Dionysia was a large festival in ancient Athens in honor of the god Dionysus, the central ... They were also an essential part of the Dionysian Mysteries.

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restore faith in the strength of Athens.

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The Festival of Dionysus (aka the Dionysia) was held in Athens, Greece. ... The Festival of Dionysus was instituted in part to what? restore faith in the strength of  ...

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Aug 15, 2008 ... Ancient dramatic festival in which tragedy, comedy, and satyric drama originated; it was held in Athens in March in honour of Dionysus, the god ...

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Find out information about Festival of Dionysus. see Dionysus Dionysus , in Greek ... The Roman authorities cracked down on such behavior and instituted a ... But this is only part of the explanation for why worshippers of Dionysus often tore a ...

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May 9, 2012 ... From The official City Dionysus Festival is brought to life in 6th .... became part of Attica, the statue of Dionysus was brought to Athens by the ...

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An overview of the City Dionysia, the most famous dramatic festival of the ancient Greeks. ... of Dionysus Eleuthereus, was far the most splendid of the Bacchic festivals, ... Before proceeding to describe the dramatic part of the performances at the ... The procession was instituted to commemorate this sacred event, and to  ...

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Feb 14, 2013 ... Next is an article on lesser-known ancient Dionysian festivals by John H. .... aspects of Dionysos, especially as it is at the start of the warmer part of the year. ..... tradition to the effect that Philammon instituted these mysteries.

www.mythicjourneys.org/newsletter_aug07_spector.html

This god often appears in the modern world as the scapegoat, that part of ..... in the first instance of "bread and circuses," instituted Dionysian festivals as part of ...

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... as part of a festival called the Dionysia, which honored the god Dionysus. ... In 534 BC, annual competitions for the best tragedy were instituted at the City ...