Category: Literature

  • 64
  • 42
  • 1
  • 6,204
  • Feb 23, 2016
  • Admin

Household Gods: Private Devotion in Ancient Greece and Rome

Daily religious devotion in the Greek and Roman worlds centered on the family and the home. Besides official worship in rural sacred areas and at temples in towns, the ancients kept household shrines with statuettes of different deities that could have a deep personal and spiritual meaning.

read more