Secret Cults, Rituals & Mythic Texts....
Read about the legendary DEMETER AND PERSEPHONE in the MOST IMPORTANT GREEK MYTH ever composed. Take in the classic words of the HOMERIC HYMN TO DEMETER and relive the epic journey of the goddess as she searches for her kidnapped daughter. With extensive notes at the end of each chapter, this book will have you understanding the intricacies and genius of such a work and why the mythology of Demeter and Persephone is still important to us today.
• The Homeric Hymn To Demeter in full translation!
• Ground-breaking notes and interpretations!
• An extensive account of Demeter, Persephone, and the Eleusinian Mysteries in history!
Many people know the name and some of the story, but few can really tell with any understanding what it is that the myth of Demeter is about or why it has always been held as the most important. Now you can follow along with the full text of each episode and find out what the hidden meanings are. Discover what really happen at the secret rituals of Eleusis. Learn how initiates of the cult thought they could escape death. Read into the shocking realization of feminism in early Greek culture.
• The Homeric Hymn To Demeter
• The Loss Of Persephone
• Demeter Searches For Persephone
• The Rage Of Demeter
• An Episode With Demaphoon
• The Strength of Demeter
• Persephone Returns From The Underworld
• Overarching Interpretations
• The Heroic Cycle Of Demeter
• The Eleusinian Mysteries
• Eleusinian Truths
• Feminism In Ancient Greece
• Demeter’s Grief
Read on and discover the secrets of Demeter and Persephone!