Sentence Examples with the word religious festival

A great religious festival is held here every twelfth year.

The Hybristica, again, was most probably a religious festival connected with the worship of some androgynous divinity.

BUPHONIA, in Greek antiquities, a sacrificial ceremony, forming part of the Diipolia, a religious festival held on the 14th of the month Skirophorion (June - July) at Athens, when a labouring ox was sacrificed to Zeus Polieus as protector of the city in accordance with a very ancient custom.