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GREEK DIVINATION

Choaspes, 126 Xf»l<rp.ol, 51, 52, 201

conditional efficacy of, 53 Xf)T)(Tfj.o\byot, 62 Christian theory of extispication,

201 Christmas night, those born on,

can see spirits, 31 Cicero, Quintus, 54 Circe, 70, 265

classification of manteis, 54 foil. Clerk Saunders, 25 Clitumnian spring, 136 Code of Manu, 111 coins thrown into springs, 136 cold shudder, significance of, 177 communion, 19

complexity of augural science, 248 concealment of names of deities, 51 conditional efficacy of prophecy, 53 conflict of manas, 14 foil., 44, 45

of rival manteis, 73 foil.

of rival shamans, 74 confusion of bird species, 260 consuls examine entrails before

entering office, 195 contact, magical, 17

with mana dangerous, 99 foil.

with mana a test of quality, 102

with power of water, 124 contagious qualities in magic, 15

foil.

"Contiguity, Laws of," 16 Cook, 66, 67 Coriolanus, 234 corpse, ghost summoned into, 243,

244 cosmogonies, birds in primitive,

257

Crawley, 45 Croesus, 63 crow invoked at Greek weddings,

259

crystal, magical power of, 12, 162 crystal-gazing, 150 foil, cuckoo turns into hawk, 260 cults of Greek deities in bird form,

evidence for, 256 culture heroes associated with birds,

57

Curtius, lake of, 136 Cynics, 199 Cyrus, 49, 95

Dactyls, 70, 92, 101, 132 daimones present in liver of victim,

201

daktyliomancy, 218 foil. Danaai, 118 dances, mimetic, 35 danger of contact with mana, 99

foil.

incurred by those inspired, 106 Daphnis, 102, 140 Daramulun, 86 Dareios, 241 dead, divination by, 235 foil.

send dreams, 130 Deborah, 267 Deiphon, 79 Delos, 120, 141, 143, 195

dream oracle at, 133 Delphi, 52, 59, 63, 64, 65, 127,

129, 130, 185, 195 Poseidon at, 143 preliminary rites at, 184 thrioboly at, 210 Delphos, 143, 189 Demeter, bee priestess of, 267 divination at sanctuary of D. at

Patrai, 151

patroness of <7i5/4/3oXa, 173 Srj/uoepycl, 58, 61 deus, technical term in extispication,

200 development of sub - rites into

sciences, 170 foil, devil and witches, 16 dichotomy, characteristic of popular

methods of divination, 171 in military extispication, 196 Didius Julianus, 146 Diktaian cave, 91 Diocletian, 202 Diomedes, 87 Dione, 65

Dionysos, 6, 100, 119, 129, 224 Dioscuri, 94, 257

appear perched in a tree, 94, 25S

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