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Known as Iconoclasm–literally “the smashing of images”–the movement waxed and waned under various rulers, but did not end definitively until 843, when a Church council under Emperor Michael III ruled in favor of the display of religious images. The lowest rung of the ladder is imagination (eikasia), where our mind is occupied with mere shadows of the physical world (509d-511e). Once at the theater and prior to the performance of the plays, the theater was sprinkled with the blood of sacrificial pigs for purification.

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