Asclepius = God of healing
- Spiritual/supernatural approach to medicine was followed by the cult of Asclepius.
- His temples are called Asclepions and people went to them if they were feeling ill.
- The cult was most popular during the 5th and 4th centuries BC.
- Visitors to Asclepions were expected to undergo ceremonial washing in the sea, make a sacrifice to God and sleep in an abaton.
- This was a narrow building with…