Journal article

Danze estatiche e culti misterici. Miti storiografici e fonti antiche

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  • Massa, Francesco ORCID Faculté des Lettres
  • 2021
Published in:
  • Studi e Materiali di Storia delle Religioni. - 2021, vol. 87, no. 2, p. 491-506
English The article focuses on the presence of ecstatic dances in the celebration of mystery cults. Historiography has often emphasized the existence of a link between ecstasy (or possession) and wild dances in honor of a deity. The un- derlying idea is that the mysteries aimed to establish a personal relationship with the divine, which in turn was possible through ecstatic dances. After tracing the... Show more…
Faculty
Faculté des lettres
Department
Département d'histoire
Language
  • Italian
Classification
Ancient history
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Open access status
green
Identifiers
  • ISSN 0393-8417
Persistent URL
https://folia.unifr.ch/unifr/documents/312848