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Persephone had no real title or position in the world of Olympian gods and goddesses.
Deities & Heros >> Greek
Persephone - An Intutitive View
Persephone is a Goddess whose history has been mainly inferred from ancient mythological placement of her as Demeter’s daughter and Hades wife. She has rarely been addressed outside of the context of her connection to these two more infamous individuals....
Deities & Heros >> Greek
Persephone and Virgo
The word Virgo means simply "unmarried woman". It has nothing at all to do with sexuality. It denotes a woman who does not belong to any man, who is whole within herself, she does not need a man to identify herself through. It also means "intact...
Deities & Heros >> Greek
Astrology >> Virgo
Pagan Mythology
Is the traditional story presented as an historical event that serves to illustrate part of the world view of a people or explain a practice, belief, or natural phenomenon. The mythological beliefs a culture shares gives shape to its actions and choices....
Paganism & Wicca >> Holidays
Daughter of Demeter, beloved of Hades. He kidnapped her and took her to his Under-Earth Realm, where she pined for the sun and the sky. Her mother searched over all the land for her and, not finding her, withdrew Her Attribute from the land, causing barreness...
Deities & Heros >> Greek
Aphrodite: Goddess of Love and Beauty
The goddess of beauty and love was formed out of the foam that was created when Uranus’s castrated genitals were thrown out of the sea of Paphos near Cyprus by the Titan Cronus.
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LJ Symphony & Chorus: Appealing to the senses
In the second half, Schick conducts Igor Stravinsky's “Persephone” with orchestra and chorus, guest artists Alice Teyssier (narrator), John K. Russell (tenor) and the North Coast Singers youth chorus. Tijuana-based Lux Boreal Dance Co.
Darkhorse Dramatists present new plays about love
In the email was a quirky comedy titled “Persephone Meets Hades Online,” a modern retelling of of the abduction of Persephone, who was kidnapped to the Underworld by Hades. The play puts a contemporary spin on Greek mythology and resonated well ...
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The common thread in all versions of the story is the abduction of Demeter's daughter by Hades, who bursts through a volcanic cleft in the earth while Persephone, or Kore, is picking flowers.
Greek Tomb Mural Depicts Abduction of Persephone

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