Ancient Greek festivals were major religious events that recurred annually, every two years, or every four years. The purposes and rituals of the festivals varied a great deal, but all had in common the desire to maintain a good relationship with the gods. The festivals of Athens are best known, and they were plentiful: Athens set aside at least 60 days a year for annual festivals.
|Title||Ancient Greek Festivals|
|Published||March 17, 2015|
|Updated||November 18, 2016|
|MLA Citation||“Ancient Greek Festivals.” ReligionFacts.com. 18 Nov. 2016. Web. Accessed 8 Dec. 2016. <www.religionfacts.com/|