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Delphic Oracle - Ancient / Classical History - About.com
The sanctuary at Delphi was home to the Delphic Oracle. ... This is where the Pythia, the priestess of Apollo, would bath in the morning before channelling the  ...
Theseus Father Aegeus Consults the the Pythian Oracle on Her Tripod
Apollo's Pythian priestess at Delphi was the most important ancient oracle. She had to be celibate for life. For each of nine months of the year, she gave ...
Zeus at Dodona - About the Sanctuary of Zeus at Dodona
It was the site of the oldest prehistoric (2d millennium B.C.) Greek oracle, but it lost out in importance to the Pythian priestess at Delphi [See Map section Dd], ...
Cleomenes I King of Sparta - Ancient / Classical History - About.com
... says 6000 Argive warriors were killed, Cleomenes fell out of favor for erratic behavior which included such things as corrupting the priestess at Delphi: "66.
Delphic Oracle - Answers and Prophecies through the Delphic Oracle
The Pythia was the oracle of Apollo at Delphi, at least at some point in her ... is best known as the home of the Delphic Oracle or the Pythia, a priestess of Apollo.
Apollo - Olympian Gods of Ancient Greek Mythology
Apollo is thought to inspire the priestess of Delphi to pronounce oracles. Apollo is associated with the laurel, which is used in certain games to crown the victor.
Belvedere Apollo: Images of Ancient Greek Mythology, Religion, Art
One common epithet applied to Apollo is Apollo Pythios (Pythian) at Delphi. ... Python, son of Gaia who lived at Delphi and helped the priestess their tell oracles .
The Kastrian Spring - Delphi - Ancient / Classical History - About.com
The Delphic Oracle or Pythia was a priestess of Apollo who sat on a tripod and pronounced sometimes puzzling inspired words. Among other restrictions and ...
Patriarchal and Matriarchal Religion: Greek God Apollo (Apollon)
One common epithet applied to Apollo is Apollo Pythios ("Pythian") at Delphi. This is ... son of Gaia who lived at Delphi and helped the priestess their tell oracles.
Apollo, Greek God Apollo Picture Gallery - Ancient / Classical History
The priestess of Apollo sat on a 3-legged stool (tripod). A vase shows Apollo arriving at Delphi on a winged tripod, but the tripod of the Pythia (the name of the  ...
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