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Persephone had no real title or position in the world of Olympian gods and goddesses.
Deities & Heros >> Greek
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
(Earth-Mother) Daughter of Kronos and Rhea, and Goddess of the harvest, and of cultivated vegetation (as opposed to the wildwood, realm of Artemis)....
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
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
An Overview of Greek Gods and Goddesses
The Twelve Olympians were the main gods and goddesses in Greek mythology. They resided in Mount Olympus and actually totals to fourteen Olympians but never more than twelve in a time.
Religion & Philosophy >> Deities & Heros

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An exploration of Demeter and Persephone
Magnet Theatre and Southern African Association of Jungian Analysts explore Demeter and Persephone in performance and presentation. “We could therefore say that every mother contains her daughter in herself and every daughter her mother, and that ...
Demeter exits Födisch
French GP Demeter Partners has exited German cleantech business Födisch Umweltmesstechnik. As part of Demeter's exit, the company's founder, Holger Födisch, and Wachstumsfonds Mittelstand Sachsen (WMS) increased their stakes in the business.
Sammie Jo Coxon: Demeter
Demeter, named after the Greek goddess of harvest and protector of marriage, is full of graceful, geometric forms in rings, pendants, bracelets and interchangeable earrings.
LJ Symphony & Chorus: Appealing to the senses
“She's the daughter of Zeus and Demeter who is abducted by Pluto and taken to the Underworld,” Schick says, “and Alice (Teyssier) will speak her parts in French. I've performed it zero times before, but I've studied and performed Stravinsky.
Kids learn manners at Malibu Library
Photos by Suzy Demeter/22nd Century Media. Children line up to learn proper handshake technique. Audrey Reitter enjoys a graham cracker after learning how to set a place at the table.

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