Didyma


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Didyma:

see oracleoracle,
in Greek religion, priest or priestess who imparted the response of a god to a human questioner. The word is also used to refer to the response itself and to the shrine of a god. Every oracular shrine had a fixed method of divination.
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You could have gone to the one at Siwa in Egypt, for example, or the one at Didyma in Turkey was thought to be good, and then you had oracles at Antioch in the Middle East, or there was another in Judea which was meant to be specially helpful to those wondering if they were going to have a child or not.
Price includes return flight, return airport to hotel transfers, seven nights half-board - four nights in Dalyan, two nights in Kusadasi and one near Pamukkale, visits to Ephesus, Didyma, Miletus, Aphrodisias and Pamukkale.
Highlights include Greece's legendary Acropolis and the ancient settlements of Olympia, Priere, Didyma, and Miletus.
Robinson, "The Theological Oracles of Didyma and Klaros" (PhD diss.
The second site was Didyma, where a vast temple housed an oracle which continued to attract believers long after the chattering classes of the ancient world ceased to believe that neurotic priestesses could reveal the will of the gods.
Bee balm Monarda didyma, is also known as bergamot, Oswego tea, and horsemint.
and a lengthy treatment of the nearby oracle of Apollo at Didyma (control over which Miletos sought to maintain and benefit from).
Mathew & Philip, 1983: 3/(100)51, as Plectronia didyma, P pergracilis, P.
Perennials with scented foliage include scented leaved pelar-goniums, Achillea filipendulina, Calamintha nepeta, Monarda didyma and Melissa officinalis All Gold, while those with per -fumed flowers include Iris unguicularis, Phlox paniculata, Host a Honeybells and many varieties of dianthus.
23) The temple to Apollo at Didyma, built in the third century B.