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Why did they stop the ancient olympic games?

The Olympic Games were stopped because of the Roman Emperor Theodosius. He abolished them along with all 'pagen cults'.


Who stopped the olympic games?

It is believed that the Roman emperor Theodosius I, a Christian, abolished the Games because of their pagan influences.


When did the ancient olympic games begin and end?

The Olympic Games began in 776 bc as part of a festival to the god Zeus.The emperor Theodosius I legally abolished the games in 393 or 394 A.D.


Who abolished the Games in 394 A D?

The olympic games were stopped after 393 AD by Theodosius I when he tried to make Christianity his state religion.


Who stoped the olympic games in 394 AD?

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Who abolished the olympic games in 393ce?

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When did the ancient olympic games finsh?

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What year were the Olympic games abolished?

In 146 AD when almost all of Greece was under the control of Rome (Roman Empire), the Olympic games started to diminish, though they did go on and were enjoyed by those who attended them. But in 394 AD (Anno Domini), under orders from Emperor Theodosius 1, these were abolished as it was forbidden to worship idols. The Games were revived after almost 1500 years.


How often were the ancient Olympics?

The Olympic Games were held every four years, from 776 B.C. to A.D. 393, when they were abolished by the Christians.


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