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The Cult of Dionysus in Seuthopolis
The Cult of Dionysus in Seuthopolis

Author(s): Kamen D. Dimitrov
Subject(s): History, Cultural history, History of ideas, Political history, Ancient World
Published by: Институт за балканистика с Център по тракология - Българска академия на науките

Summary/Abstract: The article is an attempt to discuss the role of Dionysus in the cultural profile of the area of Seuthopolis pointing out that an official cult of Dionysus was worshipped on the agora and a second aspect of the worship was clearly related to the afterlife ideology in Seuthopolis.

  • Issue Year: 2012
  • Issue No: 19
  • Page Range: 23-48
  • Page Count: 26
  • Language: English