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daughter proserpina, goddess of agriculture, divine source, source of life


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Goddess of agriculture and the harvest, and Divine source of Life energy. Similar in many respects to the Hellenic Demeter, Ceres is also responsible for seasonality in abdicating her Attribute during winter, the time when her daughter Proserpina spends underground with Pluto.

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