Corpus ID: 191699263

NIGHT PROCESSION ON PANATHENAIA

@inproceedings{Gvozdeva2016NIGHTPO,
  title={NIGHT PROCESSION ON PANATHENAIA},
  author={T. Gvozdeva},
  year={2016}
}
  • T. Gvozdeva
  • Published 2016
  • Art
  • This article analyzes the role and place of night marchers in the structure Panathenaia. Night rally began with a torch run Athens efebos, which brought the fire on the altar of Athena. This contest was connected with the mythology of the Athenian autochthonous Erichthonios and three sisters Cecropides - Aglaura, Padrosa and Herses. During the night of the procession (pannuchis) was held the music festival, the Athens boys and girls who sang hymns in honor of Athena. This musical feast was… CONTINUE READING