08b Greece SS_Part1

08b Greece SS_Part1 - victory Shield of Athena (cf. Hesiod,...

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The Greeks and the Sacred Three Functions of ancient Temples Sacrifice (Parthenon) Oracle (Delphi) divination Initiation/Sacred Wisdom (Eleusis) secret rituals and teachings Parthenon: Temple of Athena at Athens Temple as site of sacrifice
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Romantic interpretation of the Parthenon Athens: Parthenon Parthenon: monumental gate
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Parthenon: Temple to Athena Reconstruction of Parthenon, Nashville, Tennessee Parthenon
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Cult Statue of Athena: griffins, serpent, shield, victory Cult Statue of Athena: griffins, serpent, shield,
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Unformatted text preview: victory Shield of Athena (cf. Hesiod, “The Shield”) Priestesses venerate goddess (Presentation scene) Tree of Life ❖ Athena’s Olive Tree Parthenon: Theater of Dionysius Apollo and Sacrifice Christ or Apollo? Eleusis: Shrine of Initiation Temple as site of secret doctrines of immortality and resurrection Sacred Way to Eleusis Model of Shrine of Eleusis Eleusis: sacred mount and gate Eleusis: well Eleusis: gateway Eleusis: cave of Pluto...
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This note was uploaded on 10/23/2011 for the course HIST 201 taught by Professor Sabey during the Fall '08 term at BYU.

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08b Greece SS_Part1 - victory Shield of Athena (cf. Hesiod,...

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