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Daemon
Posted: Friday, January 9, 2015 12:00:00 AM
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Agonalia

In Roman mythology, Janus is the god of beginnings and of doorways. The worship of Janus is believed to have been started by Romulus, one of the legendary founders of Rome. Usually depicted with two faces, one looking forward to the future and the other looking back to the past, his image appeared on an early Roman coin with a ship's prow on the reverse side. During the festival in honor of Janus known as the Agonalia, the rex sacrorum, or officiating priest, sacrificed a ram. Offerings of barley, incense, wine, and cakes called Januae were also common. More...
Omar Mariani
Posted: Friday, January 9, 2015 6:28:14 AM

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Quite an interesting story
socratoad
Posted: Friday, January 9, 2015 7:22:47 AM

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Omar Mariani wrote:
Quite an interesting story


Yes indeed.
pedro
Posted: Friday, January 9, 2015 7:51:46 AM
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Omar Mariani wrote:
Quite an interesting story


Yes indeed.








Maybe it is. Maybe it isn't.
NeuroticHellFem
Posted: Friday, January 9, 2015 10:44:34 AM

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pedro wrote:
Omar Mariani wrote:
Quite an interesting story

Yes indeed.



Maybe it is. Maybe it isn't.

Two-faced son of a ...
striker
Posted: Friday, January 9, 2015 12:47:50 PM
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great story
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