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Homeric Hymns, To Demeter, 473


nanThrough Zeus’s clever plan. In a fair lea


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1. Hesiod, Theogony, 71, 70 (8th cent. BCE - 7th cent. BCE)

70. Bright dancing-places and fine dwellings where
2. Homer, Iliad, 2.695-2.696, 9.381 (8th cent. BCE - 7th cent. BCE)

2.695. /And they that held Phylace and flowery Pyrasus, the sanctuary of Demeter, and Iton, mother of flocks, and Antron, hard by the sea, and Pteleos, couched in grass, these again had as leader warlike Protesilaus, while yet he lived; howbeit ere now the black earth held him fast. 2.696. /And they that held Phylace and flowery Pyrasus, the sanctuary of Demeter, and Iton, mother of flocks, and Antron, hard by the sea, and Pteleos, couched in grass, these again had as leader warlike Protesilaus, while yet he lived; howbeit ere now the black earth held him fast. 9.381. /and if yet other should be added thereto I care not whence, not though it were all the wealth that goeth in to Orchomenus, or to Thebes of Egypt, where treasures in greatest store are laid up in men's houses,—Thebes which is a city of an hundred gates wherefrom sally forth through each two hundred warriors with horses and cars;
3. Homeric Hymns, To Aphrodite, 101-142, 91-100 (8th cent. BCE - 7th cent. BCE)

100. Or in streams’ springs or grassy meadows? I
4. Homeric Hymns, To Demeter, 193-205, 211, 231-255, 268-281, 452-472, 474-485, 489, 192 (8th cent. BCE - 6th cent. BCE)

192. That you’re the envy of all womankind.
5. Homeric Hymns, To Apollo And The Muses, 476-510, 532-544, 475 (8th cent. BCE - 8th cent. BCE)

475. Crise’s great gulf, that cuts off all that land
6. Hymn To Apollo (Homeric Hymn 21), To Apollo, 476-510, 532-544, 475 (8th cent. BCE - 6th cent. BCE)

7. Euripides, Phoenician Women, 684, 683 (5th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

8. Herodotus, Histories, 2.171 (5th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

2.171. On this lake they enact by night the story of the god's sufferings, a rite which the Egyptians call the Mysteries. I could say more about this, for I know the truth, but let me preserve a discreet silence. ,Let me preserve a discreet silence, too, concerning that rite of Demeter which the Greeks call dateThesmophoria /date , except as much of it as I am not forbidden to mention. ,The daughters of Danaus were those who brought this rite out of Egypt and taught it to the Pelasgian women; afterwards, when the people of the Peloponnese were driven out by the Dorians, it was lost, except in so far as it was preserved by the Arcadians, the Peloponnesian people which was not driven out but left in its home.


Subjects of this text:

subject book bibliographic info
aetiology Lipka, Epiphanies and Dreams in Greek Polytheism: Textual Genres and 'Reality' from Homer to Heliodorus (2021) 64
agamedes Simon, Zeyl, and Shapiro,, The Gods of the Greeks (2021) 102
agency, action, individual freedom of Rüpke, The individual in the religions of the ancient Mediterranean (2014) 221
anchises Lipka, Epiphanies and Dreams in Greek Polytheism: Textual Genres and 'Reality' from Homer to Heliodorus (2021) 64
aphrodite Lipka, Epiphanies and Dreams in Greek Polytheism: Textual Genres and 'Reality' from Homer to Heliodorus (2021) 64
apollo, delphinius Lipka, Epiphanies and Dreams in Greek Polytheism: Textual Genres and 'Reality' from Homer to Heliodorus (2021) 64
apollo Lipka, Epiphanies and Dreams in Greek Polytheism: Textual Genres and 'Reality' from Homer to Heliodorus (2021) 64
athenian, black-figure vase-painting Papadodima, Ancient Greek Literature and the Foreign: Athenian Dialogues II (2022) 63
athenian, girls Papadodima, Ancient Greek Literature and the Foreign: Athenian Dialogues II (2022) 63
athenian, ritual Papadodima, Ancient Greek Literature and the Foreign: Athenian Dialogues II (2022) 63
athenians Papadodima, Ancient Greek Literature and the Foreign: Athenian Dialogues II (2022) 63
boeotia, demeter and Simon, Zeyl, and Shapiro,, The Gods of the Greeks (2021) 102
cadmus and cadmeians Simon, Zeyl, and Shapiro,, The Gods of the Greeks (2021) 102
chthonic holocausts versus olympian offerings Simon, Zeyl, and Shapiro,, The Gods of the Greeks (2021) 101
city/cities Papadodima, Ancient Greek Literature and the Foreign: Athenian Dialogues II (2022) 63
community Papadodima, Ancient Greek Literature and the Foreign: Athenian Dialogues II (2022) 63
cult Lipka, Epiphanies and Dreams in Greek Polytheism: Textual Genres and 'Reality' from Homer to Heliodorus (2021) 64
cults, polis Papadodima, Ancient Greek Literature and the Foreign: Athenian Dialogues II (2022) 63
danaids Simon, Zeyl, and Shapiro,, The Gods of the Greeks (2021) 101
death, afterlife Rüpke, The individual in the religions of the ancient Mediterranean (2014) 221
dedicatory epigrams, gifts to the gods Rüpke, The individual in the religions of the ancient Mediterranean (2014) 221
delphi Lipka, Epiphanies and Dreams in Greek Polytheism: Textual Genres and 'Reality' from Homer to Heliodorus (2021) 64
demeter, as grain/ agricultural goddess Simon, Zeyl, and Shapiro,, The Gods of the Greeks (2021) 102
demeter, as olympian Simon, Zeyl, and Shapiro,, The Gods of the Greeks (2021) 101
demeter, eleusinian mysteries and Simon, Zeyl, and Shapiro,, The Gods of the Greeks (2021) 101, 102
demeter, images and iconography Simon, Zeyl, and Shapiro,, The Gods of the Greeks (2021) 101
demeter, origins and development Simon, Zeyl, and Shapiro,, The Gods of the Greeks (2021) 101, 102
demeter, persephone/kore and Simon, Zeyl, and Shapiro,, The Gods of the Greeks (2021) 101
demeter, sanctuaries and temples Simon, Zeyl, and Shapiro,, The Gods of the Greeks (2021) 102
demeter, thesmophoria and Simon, Zeyl, and Shapiro,, The Gods of the Greeks (2021) 101
demeter, zeus and Simon, Zeyl, and Shapiro,, The Gods of the Greeks (2021) 101
demeter Lipka, Epiphanies and Dreams in Greek Polytheism: Textual Genres and 'Reality' from Homer to Heliodorus (2021) 64; Papadodima, Ancient Greek Literature and the Foreign: Athenian Dialogues II (2022) 63; Rüpke, The individual in the religions of the ancient Mediterranean (2014) 221; Simon, Zeyl, and Shapiro,, The Gods of the Greeks (2021) 101, 102
demeter chthonia Simon, Zeyl, and Shapiro,, The Gods of the Greeks (2021) 101
demeter eleusinia Simon, Zeyl, and Shapiro,, The Gods of the Greeks (2021) 101, 102
demeter thesmophoros Simon, Zeyl, and Shapiro,, The Gods of the Greeks (2021) 102
dionysos/dionysus Papadodima, Ancient Greek Literature and the Foreign: Athenian Dialogues II (2022) 63
dorian migration Simon, Zeyl, and Shapiro,, The Gods of the Greeks (2021) 101
dual goddesses (to theo) Simon, Zeyl, and Shapiro,, The Gods of the Greeks (2021) 101
egypt, eleusis, king of Rüpke, The individual in the religions of the ancient Mediterranean (2014) 221
egypt/egyptians, demeter/eleusis and Simon, Zeyl, and Shapiro,, The Gods of the Greeks (2021) 102
eleusinian mysteries Simon, Zeyl, and Shapiro,, The Gods of the Greeks (2021) 101, 102
eleusis Lipka, Epiphanies and Dreams in Greek Polytheism: Textual Genres and 'Reality' from Homer to Heliodorus (2021) 64
eumolpids Simon, Zeyl, and Shapiro,, The Gods of the Greeks (2021) 102
food Lipka, Epiphanies and Dreams in Greek Polytheism: Textual Genres and 'Reality' from Homer to Heliodorus (2021) 64
groups, dionysian Rüpke, The individual in the religions of the ancient Mediterranean (2014) 221
hermione Simon, Zeyl, and Shapiro,, The Gods of the Greeks (2021) 101
homeric hymns Rüpke, The individual in the religions of the ancient Mediterranean (2014) 221
hospitality Papadodima, Ancient Greek Literature and the Foreign: Athenian Dialogues II (2022) 63
iasion Simon, Zeyl, and Shapiro,, The Gods of the Greeks (2021) 102
individuality, religious individuality Rüpke, The individual in the religions of the ancient Mediterranean (2014) 221
individuality Rüpke, The individual in the religions of the ancient Mediterranean (2014) 221
initiation Lipka, Epiphanies and Dreams in Greek Polytheism: Textual Genres and 'Reality' from Homer to Heliodorus (2021) 64
katavothren Simon, Zeyl, and Shapiro,, The Gods of the Greeks (2021) 102
kneeling posture associated with dual goddesses Simon, Zeyl, and Shapiro,, The Gods of the Greeks (2021) 101
migration/movement of peoples, dorian migration Simon, Zeyl, and Shapiro,, The Gods of the Greeks (2021) 101
minoan-mycenaean religion and art, demeter and Simon, Zeyl, and Shapiro,, The Gods of the Greeks (2021) 101
minoans Simon, Zeyl, and Shapiro,, The Gods of the Greeks (2021) 102
mother-daughter pairings Simon, Zeyl, and Shapiro,, The Gods of the Greeks (2021) 101
mt ida Lipka, Epiphanies and Dreams in Greek Polytheism: Textual Genres and 'Reality' from Homer to Heliodorus (2021) 64
mycenae, demeter, kore, and plutus (?) ivory group from Simon, Zeyl, and Shapiro,, The Gods of the Greeks (2021) 101
mylonas, george Simon, Zeyl, and Shapiro,, The Gods of the Greeks (2021) 102
mysteries, eleusinian mysteries Papadodima, Ancient Greek Literature and the Foreign: Athenian Dialogues II (2022) 63
mysteries, eleusis mysteries Rüpke, The individual in the religions of the ancient Mediterranean (2014) 221
mysteries, initiation Rüpke, The individual in the religions of the ancient Mediterranean (2014) 221
mysteries Rüpke, The individual in the religions of the ancient Mediterranean (2014) 221; Simon, Zeyl, and Shapiro,, The Gods of the Greeks (2021) 101, 102
müller, karl otfried Simon, Zeyl, and Shapiro,, The Gods of the Greeks (2021) 102
nilsson, martin, on demeter Simon, Zeyl, and Shapiro,, The Gods of the Greeks (2021) 101
olympia, sacrifices at Simon, Zeyl, and Shapiro,, The Gods of the Greeks (2021) 101
orchomenos, demeter and Simon, Zeyl, and Shapiro,, The Gods of the Greeks (2021) 102
pausanias, on demeter eleusinia Simon, Zeyl, and Shapiro,, The Gods of the Greeks (2021) 101
pelasgians Simon, Zeyl, and Shapiro,, The Gods of the Greeks (2021) 101
persephone/kore, demeter and Simon, Zeyl, and Shapiro,, The Gods of the Greeks (2021) 101
persephone Rüpke, The individual in the religions of the ancient Mediterranean (2014) 221
plutus Simon, Zeyl, and Shapiro,, The Gods of the Greeks (2021) 101, 102
prayer Lipka, Epiphanies and Dreams in Greek Polytheism: Textual Genres and 'Reality' from Homer to Heliodorus (2021) 64
pyrasos, sanctuary of demeter at Simon, Zeyl, and Shapiro,, The Gods of the Greeks (2021) 102
revelations' Rüpke, The individual in the religions of the ancient Mediterranean (2014) 221
ritual Lipka, Epiphanies and Dreams in Greek Polytheism: Textual Genres and 'Reality' from Homer to Heliodorus (2021) 64; Papadodima, Ancient Greek Literature and the Foreign: Athenian Dialogues II (2022) 63
sacrifice/sacrificial rituals, at olympia Simon, Zeyl, and Shapiro,, The Gods of the Greeks (2021) 101
sacrifice/sacrificial rituals, chthonic holocausts versus olympian offerings Simon, Zeyl, and Shapiro,, The Gods of the Greeks (2021) 101
sacrifice/sacrificial rituals, for demeter Simon, Zeyl, and Shapiro,, The Gods of the Greeks (2021) 101
sanctuaries and temples, of demeter Simon, Zeyl, and Shapiro,, The Gods of the Greeks (2021) 102
the paphlagonians), king magistrate Papadodima, Ancient Greek Literature and the Foreign: Athenian Dialogues II (2022) 63
thesmophoria Simon, Zeyl, and Shapiro,, The Gods of the Greeks (2021) 101
thrace, demeter and Simon, Zeyl, and Shapiro,, The Gods of the Greeks (2021) 102
trophonius Simon, Zeyl, and Shapiro,, The Gods of the Greeks (2021) 102
vases, athenian blackfigure Papadodima, Ancient Greek Literature and the Foreign: Athenian Dialogues II (2022) 63
vegetation deities, demeter as Simon, Zeyl, and Shapiro,, The Gods of the Greeks (2021) 101
zeus, demeter and Simon, Zeyl, and Shapiro,, The Gods of the Greeks (2021) 101