Commemorative monuments have been erected in both places.
The commemorative festival of the Soteria, which the league established at Delphi, obtained recognition from many leading Greek states.
The place of its performance at Rome was near the site of St Peter's, in the excavations of which several altars and inscriptions commemorative of taurobolia were discovered.
In one courtyard of this temple are deposited the celebrated ten stone drums which bear poetical inscriptions commemorative of the hunting expeditions of King Suan (827-781 B.C.), in whose reign they are believed, though erroneously, to have been cut; and in another stands a series of stone tablets on which are inscribed the names of all those who have obtained the highest literary degree of Tsin-shi for the last five centuries.
The periodical performance of the commemorative rite of obsequies called Sraddha - i.e.