Paeans of devotion

In addition to food-related sacrifices, songs and music were considered among the essential devotional offerings to Hekate. The singing of hymns (or paeans) was a significant part of celebrations at the sanctuary of Hekate in the city of Stratonicea, connected to Hekate’s temple at Lagina with a Sacred Road.

As part of this year’s Hekate Symposium we will be offering songs in devotion to the Goddess throughout. 

Offerings include the beautiful rendition of the Orphic Hymn by Magin Rose: