When the sun goes down the Athenian month of Metageitnion begins. Here are the dates from mid August to mid September.

August 13: Noumenia

August 14: Agathos Daemon/ Herakleia

August 15: Honoring Athena

August 16: Honoring Aphrodite, Hermes, Heracles, and Eros

August 18: Honoring Artemis

August 19: Honoring Apollon

August 20: Honoring Poseidon and Theseus

August 26: Full Moon

August 27-31: Eleusinia

August 28: Kourotrophos, Hecate, Artemis

August 31: The Heroines

September 1: Hera Telkhinia

September 6: Zeus Epoptes

September 8: (Daylight) Libations to Demeter and Persephone

September 10: Hekate’s Deipnon

Have a good month.

 

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