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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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The Festival of Dionysus was created by the Greeks to celebrate the god Dionysus during the season of Spring (in march) and winter (in December), ...

www.britannica.com/topic/Great-Dionysia

Great Dionysia: 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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May 9, 2012 ... After Eleutherae (bordering town of Attica and Boeotia) became part of Attica, the statue of Dionysus was brought to Athens by the former ...

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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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... 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 ...

www.theoi.com/Cult/DionysosTitles.html

Dionysus was the ancient Greek god of wine and festivity. ... and instituted a festival of Dionysus Aesymnetes, for this was the name of the god in the chest.

www.theatredatabase.com/ancient/city_dionysia_001.html

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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In other parts of Greece festivals for the god Dionysus included women so the .... Drama was part of a festival for men involved with the worship of Dionysus. ..... is organized by the Cyprus Centre of the International Theatre Institute in co ...