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Fohhi

See below wine gods,

With many peoples antiquity there was a god for wine, often in connection with love, joie de vivre, fertility, ecstasy and exuberant drinking pleasure. In the ancient myths and religious works, many of these gods are identified with a corresponding symbol, for example with a wine cup Rebstock or one grape shown. These gods (or famous rulers on an equal footing) brought wine to people as a divine gift.

Wine gods - Bacchus, Dionysos, Osiris, Schiwa

That's why wine is in almost everyone religions the world a sacred and godly medium, with which one established a relationship with God (or the gods) in a mystical way and also often excessive enjoyment. The most famous wine gods are probably the Roman...

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