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Post  AgathonZante on Thu Oct 08, 2015 6:23 pm

What would be an appropriate and fitting libation for Apollon?

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Re: Apollon Libations

Post  Erodius on Sun Oct 11, 2015 1:43 pm

Other than Ceres/Δημήτηρ – it is generally true that any of the five libation substances – wine, water, oil, milk, honey – or combinations thereof in some cases (watered wine, honeyed wine, and honeyed milk would sometimes be libated) is suitable for virtually any deity and any occasion.

There are no special restrictions associated with Apollo on these libations that I know of.

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