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date: 28 October 2020

processions 

Source:
The Oxford Dictionary of the Classical World
Author(s):
John RobertsJohn Roberts

are a very common feature of Greek and Roman religious practice. It is above all in the procession that a group may ritually display its cohesion and power. And the route taken may express the control of space. The group may embody the whole community, as in the splendid festivals of the Greek ... ...

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