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Hygeia (Salus) Sightings

Sightings

Dec 20, 2019

Agamemnon by Aeschylus

The goddess of health gets a little shout out in this grizzly tragedy.

Jan 1, 1970 - Dec 20, 2019

Orphic Hymn to Hygeia by Orpheus

This anonymous text—which has been attributed to Orpheus—is all about the awesomeness of the goddess of health.

Dec 20, 2019

A Description of Greece by Pausanias

Get the low down on what it was like to visit an ancient temple of Asclepius and Hygeia from a dude who actually was there.