Day: October 6, 2022

  • STOIC CALENDAR: Agyrmos 2022

    The second ‘scholarch’ of the Stoic school, Cleanthes, died in 232 BCE.  In what would have corresponded to Oct. 6th of that year (15th of Boedromion), one of the most significant religious event occurred in Athens under the Stoa Poikile: the registration of new initiates (mystai) into the Greater Eleusinian Mysteries.  Surely, Cleanthes and his…