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 The main purpose of priestly colleges throughout the world is to rehearse the Year Feast at shorter intervals and to keep its significance alive among the people. This is very clear in the case of the Arval and Salian colleges at Rome, and in the Asvamedha of India, P.E. Dumont, L'Asvamedha (Paris, 1927), pp. vii, 50, & passim.