Olympianismos
Welcome to Olympianismos!

Egypt and Greece

View previous topic View next topic Go down

Egypt and Greece

Post  AgathonZante on Sat Dec 17, 2016 11:32 pm

Were there ever any Egyptian gods worshiped by the Greeks within Greece herself?

_________________
"The only true wisdom is knowing that you know nothing." ~Socrates.
avatar
AgathonZante
God Member
God Member

Posts : 269
Join date : 2014-02-17
Age : 32

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: Egypt and Greece

Post  Erodius on Sun Dec 18, 2016 4:59 pm

AgathonZante wrote:Were there ever any Egyptian gods worshiped by the Greeks within Greece herself?

The Hellenized cult of Isis, Serapis/Osiris, Horus and Harpocrates was widespread and popular throughout the Graeco-Roman world.

_________________
"O Best of Gods, blest daimon crown'd with fire . . . hear, and from punishment my soul absolve, the punishment incurr'd by pristine guilt, thro' Lethe's darkness and terrene desire: and if for long-extended years I'm doom'd in these drear realms Heav'n's exile to remain, O grant me soon the necessary means to gain that good which solitude confers on souls emerging from the bitter waves of fraudful Hyle's black, impetuous flood!"
-Iulianic Hymn to Apollon-Helios, ll. 65-106

"Having come for punishment, one must be punished. One must not pull apart the god within oneself."
-Iamblichus, Vita Pythagorica

"Truth would you teach, or save a sinking land,
All hear, none aid you, and few understand."
-Alexander Pope


ΗΣΦ

Blog: eusebeis.wordpress.com
The Orphic Way: www.hellenicgods.org
avatar
Erodius
Moderator
Moderator

Posts : 917
Join date : 2013-03-20
Age : 26

View user profile http://eusebeis.wordpress.com

Back to top Go down

View previous topic View next topic Back to top

- Similar topics

 
Permissions in this forum:
You cannot reply to topics in this forum