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Unformatted text preview: torches used at night Day 6: in Eleusis: fasting; drinking of kykaeon; secrets in teleusterion (dramatic enactment, revelation of sacred objects, uttering of certain words) Day 7: Continuation of previous day's activities Day 8: Conclusion of ceremonies Day 9: Return to Athens...
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- Spring '08
- Eleusinian Mysteries, Eleusis, 9-day annual festival, Eleusis truce