Posts Tagged ‘ Dionysus ’

A Minoan ritual for the end of August

Aug 11th, 2017 | By

The framework of the Modern Minoan Paganism calendar follows the (already familiar) solstices and the equinoxes, since it’s obvious from building alignments at the temple complexes, tombs, and peak sanctuaries that the ancient Minoans held them sacred and had festivals and rituals on those dates. But there are a couple of bits that aren’t found

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Christmas with Dionysos

Dec 22nd, 2015 | By

By Laura Perry You’ve probably seen those memes that depict the many deities whose birthdays coincide with Christmas and whose attributes are startlingly similar to Jesus’. Please understand, I have no quarrel with Jesus, though I could do without some of his followers. He is one of a long line of gods who remind us

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