Anthesterion: 8th Month in the Attic Calendar

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By Morningbird

Anthesterion (Ἀνθεστηριών) was the 8th month in the Attic Calendar used by Athenians in during the classic period preceded by Gamelion and followed by Elaphebolion.

It roughly falls in the month of February or March of the modern Gregorian Calendar beginning at the first sighting of the new moon.

Festivals during Anthesterion:

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