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The Olympics were held in honor of the gods.

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What country first proposed the winter olympic games as separate from the traditional olympic games

How did the athletes prepare for the ancient olympic games

What other events were included in the ancient olympic games after the first ancient olympic games

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What Greek God was the Ancient Olympics held in honor of?

The ancient Olympics were held in honor of the Greek god Zeus, primarily.


What Greek Gods were involved in the Olympics?

The Olympics were held in the honor of Zeus


What did the greek Olympics honor?

The ancient Olympics were held in honour of Zeus.


How were ancient gods connected with the ancient Olympics?

The ancient Olympics were held to honor the Greek gods (especially to honor Zeus).


Which Greek god were the in Olympics held on honor of?

It was held in honour of the Greek god Zeus.


Why was the Olympics held?

The Ancient Olympics were held to honor Zeus, the king of the gods. But the Olympics now are held because Baron De Coubertin (reviver of the Olympics) re-started them to make athletic internationalism.


Who were the first Olympic games held in honor of?

The ancient Olympics were in honor of the ancient Greek gods.


Why was the modern day Olympics held?

to honor and worship the greek god Zeus


What type of ceremonies did the Greeks participate in to worship their gods?

one ceremony the Greeks participated in to Honor the gods was the Olympics. The Olympics were mainly held to honor Zeus and Hera.


What does the Olympics have to do with Greece?

Greece held the first Olympics. They were held in Olympia in honor of their gods which, lived on Mount Olympus. Only men were allowed to watch the Olympics because only men were in the Olympics and they wore nothing. They were nude.


What festival honors the god Zeus?

The Olympics were held in honor of the gods, but mainly Zeus.


Where were the Olympics held in 1896?

In Athens, Greece. Greece was the home of the ancient Olympic Games, held to honor the gods of Olympus.

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