YSEE and the ‘Force of the Dodoni People’ Summer Solstice Ceremony
Ladonas River, Dodoni, Ioannina, Epirus, Greece
June 19, 2016 (8:00–21:00 in UTC+03)
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Location of the 2016 summer solstice ceremony. Panorama of some of the ancient sites at Dodona with Mount Tomaros in the background.About: YSEE (Supreme Council of Ethnikoi Hellenes) from Thessalia will be celebrating the summer solstice in alliance with the local community “Force of the Dodoni People”. The ceremony is to take place at the sacred sites of “Perrhaebian Dodoni” at the foot of Mount Titaros and by the sacred river Ladonas with views of Mount Olympus and western Perrhaebia.
Experience the ancient culture of Greece with two prominent communities reviving the summer solstice. Enjoy traditional chants, hymns and customs performed by YSEE and the Force of the Dodoni People and come celebrate the ancient past on the longest day of the year!
Language: Ancient Greek
How to get there: Transportation from Athens to the place will be by bus. For information and bookings please contact the group.
Below is a glimpse into YSEE’s 2012 Summer Solstice Ceremony:
A Note About Visiting Ancient Sites:
Please be mindful and respectful of the ancient sites. Treat them with care as to not disturb them, damage them or remove anything from them. Help protect these incredible sites so that they can continue to stand the test of time.