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Epicharmus on God as Mind (ΝΟΟΣ). Α Neglected Fragment in Stobaeus. (With some remarks on early Pythagorean metaphysics and theology)

Lebedev A.

Attrtibution of a neglected fragment of Epicharmus of Syracuse in Stobaeus on Zeus as "mind".  The new fragment allows us not only to reconstruct the plot of a lost comedy of Epicharmus similar to that  of Aristophanes' "Clouds", but also sheds new light on the early Pythagorean metaphysics and philosophical theology.