Hellenion’s October 2017 Festival calendar, from http://www.hellenion.org/calendar/ Pyanepsion – Maimakterion Year 1 of the 699th Olympiad 2 Thesmophoria 3 Thesmophoria 4 Thesmophoria 5 The Heroines; Full Moon 9 Thanksgiving (Canada) 14 Libation to Poseidon 19 Dark of the Moon 20 Hekate’s Deipnon; Khalkeia 21 Noumenia 22 Agathos Daimon 30 Pompaia
Members of Hellenion will be performing the main ritual at this MD Pagan Pride Day this Saturday. If you’re local, hope you can attend! 🙂 https://m.facebook.com/events/1524367710960426/?acontext=%7B”source”%3A4%2C”action_history”%3A”%5B%7B%5C”surface%5C”%3A%5C”group%5C”%2C%5C”mechanism%5C”%3A%5C”surface%5C”%2C%5C”extra_data%5C”%3A%5B%5D%7D%5D”%2C”has_source”%3Atrue%7D&source=4&action_history=%5B%7B”surface”%3A”group”%2C”mechanism”%3A”surface”%2C”extra_data”%3A%5B%5D%7D%5D&has_source=1&fref=gs&dti=761053240694819&hc_location=group
Hellenion’s newest Proto-Demos was mentioned in The Wild Hunt a few days ago. See the link & scroll down to the “In other news” section: Pagan Community Notes: Great Pagan Roast, CalderaFest, Pagan Pride Day, and more
Hellenion’s September 2017 Festival calendar, from http://www.hellenion.org/calendar/ Boedromion – Pyanepsion Year 1 of the 699th Olympiad 3 Demokratia 4 Labor Day (US) ; Labour Day (Canada) 6 Eleusinia ta megala; Full moon 7 Eleusinia ta megala 8 Eleusinia ta megala; Epidauria? 9 Libation to Demeter & Persephone; Eleusinia ta megala 10 Eleusinia […]
Hellenion’s newest Proto-Demos is now online: Hellenion Proto-Demos of Hera Akreia Denver area https://www.facebook.com/groups/1921126234569996/
There is a short piece in The Wild Hunt on our statement on Charlottesville. Click the link to see & scroll down to Hellenion’s symbol. http://wildhunt.org/2017/08/pagan-community-notes-houston-pagan-pride-blue-moon-murder-hellenion-and-more.html
Charlottesville Statement (issued by the Prutaneis of Hellenion) Hellenion, a non-profit organization for Hellenic Polytheists, has always had a policy of equality and inclusiveness since our creation in 2000. However, in light of the public display of hate & racism seen recently in Charlottesville, we feel compelled to highlight our stance as clearly as possible. […]
Hellenion is pleased to announce that we have a new Proto-Demos in the Denver area. It will be called the Proto-Demos of Hera Akreia (of the Heights). More details coming soon.
Friday, October 20th Online festival in honor of Hephaistos and Athena (as also falls on last day of the Pyanepsion) that celebrates the deities inspiration and craftspersons’ work. The Chalceia/“Khalkeia was primarily associated with artisans—especially bronze smiths—by the Classical Period. Few deities were linked as closely as Athena and Hephaistos were at Athens; not only was […]
Attention current (dues paying) members of Hellenion: Renewals are due by Sept. 15th Check your email for instructions on how to renew your membership for the upcoming year. Please contact the Grammateus if you have any questions.