sinhakumara wrote:A big Hello to all the friends ! I have two questions for my very knowledgeable friends on Greek matters. First one is - What were the various greek names given to the 'ritual sacrifice' of the beasts conducted at the beginning or conclusion of a major event in the course of an expedition ? Secondly - How was the Viscera/ entrails of the sacrificed beast interpreted to be a good or bad Omen ...? Scholars to my aid please......! Sinhakumara.