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Homeric Hymns, To Demeter, 481-482


nanRhodope, Plouto, Calypso the Fair


nanStyx, also, and Urania were there


Intertexts (texts cited often on the same page as the searched text):

21 results
1. Hesiod, Works And Days, 128-155, 173, 182-183, 127 (8th cent. BCE - 7th cent. BCE)

127. With all the gods. But when this progeny
2. Hesiod, Theogony, 27-28, 26 (8th cent. BCE - 7th cent. BCE)

26. of Helicon, and in those early day
3. Homer, Odyssey, 10.509, 19.203 (8th cent. BCE - 7th cent. BCE)

4. Homeric Hymns, To Demeter, 236-242, 260-263, 367-369, 471-480, 482-489, 235 (8th cent. BCE - 6th cent. BCE)

235. Then careful Iambe moved the holy queen
5. Aeschylus, Agamemnon, 1558 (6th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

1558. πόρθμευμʼ ἀχέων 1558. Passage of Groans shall — both hands throwing
6. Pindar, Fragments, 137 (6th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

7. Aristophanes, Frogs, 146-153, 159, 323-324, 326, 338, 344, 373-374, 409-415, 440-446, 448-451, 454-459, 145 (5th cent. BCE - 4th cent. BCE)

145. δεινότατα. μή μ' ἔκπληττε μηδὲ δειμάτου:
8. Isocrates, Orations, 4.28 (5th cent. BCE - 4th cent. BCE)

9. Lysias, Orations, 6.51 (5th cent. BCE - 4th cent. BCE)

10. Plato, Gorgias, None (5th cent. BCE - 4th cent. BCE)

493b. in these uninitiate that part of the soul where the desires are, the licentious and fissured part, he named a leaky jar in his allegory, because it is so insatiate. So you see this person, Callicles, takes the opposite view to yours, showing how of all who are in Hades—meaning of course the invisible—these uninitiate will be most wretched, and will carry water into their leaky jar with a sieve which is no less leaky. And then by the sieve
11. Plato, Phaedo, None (5th cent. BCE - 4th cent. BCE)

69c. from all these things, and self-restraint and justice and courage and wisdom itself are a kind of purification. And I fancy that those men who established the mysteries were not unenlightened, but in reality had a hidden meaning when they said long ago that whoever goes uninitiated and unsanctified to the other world will lie in the mire, but he who arrives there initiated and purified will dwell with the gods. For as they say in the mysteries, the thyrsus-bearers are many, but the mystics few ;
12. Plato, Phaedrus, None (5th cent. BCE - 4th cent. BCE)

13. Plato, Republic, None (5th cent. BCE - 4th cent. BCE)

14. Sophocles, Fragments, 837 (5th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

15. Sophocles Iunior, Fragments, 837 (5th cent. BCE - 4th cent. BCE)

16. Cicero, On Laws, 2.36 (2nd cent. BCE - 1st cent. BCE)

17. Aelius Aristides, Orations, 22.2 (2nd cent. CE - 2nd cent. CE)

18. Clement of Alexandria, Exhortation To The Greeks, 2.21.2 (2nd cent. CE - 3rd cent. CE)

19. Lucian, The Downward Journey, Or The Tyrant, 22 (2nd cent. CE - 2nd cent. CE)

20. Libanius, Declamationes, 13.52 (4th cent. CE - 4th cent. CE)

21. Stoic School, Stoicor. Veter. Fragm., 1.538



Subjects of this text:

subject book bibliographic info
aelius aristides Tor, Mortal and Divine in Early Greek Epistemology (2017) 268
afterlife, continuation model Wolfsdorf, Early Greek Ethics (2020) 549
afterlife, reward in Wolfsdorf, Early Greek Ethics (2020) 598
afterlife Bull, Lied and Turner, Mystery and Secrecy in the Nag Hammadi Collection and Other Ancient Literature: Ideas and Practices: Studies for Einar Thomassen at Sixty (2011) 392, 393; Wolfsdorf, Early Greek Ethics (2020) 549, 598
afterlife lots, bliss and festivities Edmonds, Myths of the Underworld Journey: Plato, Aristophanes, and the ‘Orphic’ Gold Tablets (2004) 140
afterlife lots, filth and muck Edmonds, Myths of the Underworld Journey: Plato, Aristophanes, and the ‘Orphic’ Gold Tablets (2004) 140
agency, action, individual freedom of Rüpke, The individual in the religions of the ancient Mediterranean (2014) 221
approximation to the divine (in homeric and hesiodic poetry) Tor, Mortal and Divine in Early Greek Epistemology (2017) 270, 271
burkert, w. Tor, Mortal and Divine in Early Greek Epistemology (2017) 270
cult modifications Stavrianopoulou, Ritual and Communication in the Graeco-Roman World (2006) 269
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, polygnotus paintings Wolfsdorf, Early Greek Ethics (2020) 549
demeter, dead, association with Simon, Zeyl, and Shapiro,, The Gods of the Greeks (2021) 106
demeter, eleusinian mysteries and Simon, Zeyl, and Shapiro,, The Gods of the Greeks (2021) 106
demeter, hermes and Simon, Zeyl, and Shapiro,, The Gods of the Greeks (2021) 106
demeter, persephone/kore and Simon, Zeyl, and Shapiro,, The Gods of the Greeks (2021) 106
demeter, sanctuaries and temples Simon, Zeyl, and Shapiro,, The Gods of the Greeks (2021) 106
demeter, zeus and Simon, Zeyl, and Shapiro,, The Gods of the Greeks (2021) 106
demeter Rüpke, The individual in the religions of the ancient Mediterranean (2014) 221; Simon, Zeyl, and Shapiro,, The Gods of the Greeks (2021) 106
dionysus Tor, Mortal and Divine in Early Greek Epistemology (2017) 268
egypt, eleusis, king of Rüpke, The individual in the religions of the ancient Mediterranean (2014) 221
eleusinian Gazis and Hooper, Aspects of Death and the Afterlife in Greek Literature (2021) 160
eleusinian mysteries, initiation Stavrianopoulou, Ritual and Communication in the Graeco-Roman World (2006) 269
eleusinian mysteries Simon, Zeyl, and Shapiro,, The Gods of the Greeks (2021) 106; Wolfsdorf, Early Greek Ethics (2020) 598
eleusis, eleusinian Bull, Lied and Turner, Mystery and Secrecy in the Nag Hammadi Collection and Other Ancient Literature: Ideas and Practices: Studies for Einar Thomassen at Sixty (2011) 391, 392, 393
eleusis Gazis and Hooper, Aspects of Death and the Afterlife in Greek Literature (2021) 160
esotericism, esoteric Bull, Lied and Turner, Mystery and Secrecy in the Nag Hammadi Collection and Other Ancient Literature: Ideas and Practices: Studies for Einar Thomassen at Sixty (2011) 391
funerary practices Wolfsdorf, Early Greek Ethics (2020) 549
gold tablets Tor, Mortal and Divine in Early Greek Epistemology (2017) 270, 271
groups, dionysian Rüpke, The individual in the religions of the ancient Mediterranean (2014) 221
hades Simon, Zeyl, and Shapiro,, The Gods of the Greeks (2021) 106
hecate Simon, Zeyl, and Shapiro,, The Gods of the Greeks (2021) 106
helios Simon, Zeyl, and Shapiro,, The Gods of the Greeks (2021) 106
heracles Tor, Mortal and Divine in Early Greek Epistemology (2017) 271
hermes, demeter/persephone and Simon, Zeyl, and Shapiro,, The Gods of the Greeks (2021) 106
hermes, images and iconography Simon, Zeyl, and Shapiro,, The Gods of the Greeks (2021) 106
hesiod, its constitutive terms Tor, Mortal and Divine in Early Greek Epistemology (2017) 70
hesiod, the muses address Tor, Mortal and Divine in Early Greek Epistemology (2017) 70
homer, homeric Bull, Lied and Turner, Mystery and Secrecy in the Nag Hammadi Collection and Other Ancient Literature: Ideas and Practices: Studies for Einar Thomassen at Sixty (2011) 391, 393
homeric hymn to demeter Tor, Mortal and Divine in Early Greek Epistemology (2017) 268, 270, 271
homeric hymns Rüpke, The individual in the religions of the ancient Mediterranean (2014) 221
homoia Tor, Mortal and Divine in Early Greek Epistemology (2017) 70
house of Gazis and Hooper, Aspects of Death and the Afterlife in Greek Literature (2021) 160
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
initiates, mysteries/rites Gazis and Hooper, Aspects of Death and the Afterlife in Greek Literature (2021) 160
initiation, initiate Bull, Lied and Turner, Mystery and Secrecy in the Nag Hammadi Collection and Other Ancient Literature: Ideas and Practices: Studies for Einar Thomassen at Sixty (2011) 391, 392, 393
initiation Edmonds, Myths of the Underworld Journey: Plato, Aristophanes, and the ‘Orphic’ Gold Tablets (2004) 200
isocrates Tor, Mortal and Divine in Early Greek Epistemology (2017) 267, 270
johnston, sarah iles Wolfsdorf, Early Greek Ethics (2020) 549
lactantius Simon, Zeyl, and Shapiro,, The Gods of the Greeks (2021) 106
mysteries, eleusis mysteries Rüpke, The individual in the religions of the ancient Mediterranean (2014) 221
mysteries, greater (of eleusis) Parker, Polytheism and Society at Athens (2005) 354
mysteries, initiation Rüpke, The individual in the religions of the ancient Mediterranean (2014) 221
mysteries Bull, Lied and Turner, Mystery and Secrecy in the Nag Hammadi Collection and Other Ancient Literature: Ideas and Practices: Studies for Einar Thomassen at Sixty (2011) 391, 392, 393; Rüpke, The individual in the religions of the ancient Mediterranean (2014) 221; Simon, Zeyl, and Shapiro,, The Gods of the Greeks (2021) 106
mystery cults Wolfsdorf, Early Greek Ethics (2020) 598
mystery initiations Tor, Mortal and Divine in Early Greek Epistemology (2017) 267, 268, 270, 271
myth and revelations Parker, Polytheism and Society at Athens (2005) 354
olbios Wolfsdorf, Early Greek Ethics (2020) 549
parent-child relationships Wolfsdorf, Early Greek Ethics (2020) 549
parmenides, and becoming like god Tor, Mortal and Divine in Early Greek Epistemology (2017) 267, 268, 270, 271
parmenides, and oracles Tor, Mortal and Divine in Early Greek Epistemology (2017) 267
parmenides, anonymous Tor, Mortal and Divine in Early Greek Epistemology (2017) 267, 268
parmenides, his attitude to divine disclosure Tor, Mortal and Divine in Early Greek Epistemology (2017) 267
parmenides, the proem Tor, Mortal and Divine in Early Greek Epistemology (2017) 267, 268, 270, 271
persephone/kore, demeter and Simon, Zeyl, and Shapiro,, The Gods of the Greeks (2021) 106
persephone/kore, hermes and Simon, Zeyl, and Shapiro,, The Gods of the Greeks (2021) 106
persephone Rüpke, The individual in the religions of the ancient Mediterranean (2014) 221
persephone painter, bell-krater with hermes and persephone returning from hades Simon, Zeyl, and Shapiro,, The Gods of the Greeks (2021) 106
pindar, on death and initiation Tor, Mortal and Divine in Early Greek Epistemology (2017) 270
plato, on mystery initiations Tor, Mortal and Divine in Early Greek Epistemology (2017) 270
plutarch, on mystery initiations Tor, Mortal and Divine in Early Greek Epistemology (2017) 268
poetic inspiration' Tor, Mortal and Divine in Early Greek Epistemology (2017) 267
politics, and cults Stavrianopoulou, Ritual and Communication in the Graeco-Roman World (2006) 269
polygnotus, underworld painting Wolfsdorf, Early Greek Ethics (2020) 549
purity Stavrianopoulou, Ritual and Communication in the Graeco-Roman World (2006) 269
refraining from injustice Edmonds, Myths of the Underworld Journey: Plato, Aristophanes, and the ‘Orphic’ Gold Tablets (2004) 200
reincarnation Edmonds, Myths of the Underworld Journey: Plato, Aristophanes, and the ‘Orphic’ Gold Tablets (2004) 200
revelations Rüpke, The individual in the religions of the ancient Mediterranean (2014) 221
richardson, n. j. Wolfsdorf, Early Greek Ethics (2020) 549
ritual, and myth Bull, Lied and Turner, Mystery and Secrecy in the Nag Hammadi Collection and Other Ancient Literature: Ideas and Practices: Studies for Einar Thomassen at Sixty (2011) 393
ritual, continuity of Stavrianopoulou, Ritual and Communication in the Graeco-Roman World (2006) 269
ritual Bull, Lied and Turner, Mystery and Secrecy in the Nag Hammadi Collection and Other Ancient Literature: Ideas and Practices: Studies for Einar Thomassen at Sixty (2011) 391, 392, 393
ritual authority Stavrianopoulou, Ritual and Communication in the Graeco-Roman World (2006) 269
ritual dynamics Stavrianopoulou, Ritual and Communication in the Graeco-Roman World (2006) 269
sanctuaries and temples, of demeter Simon, Zeyl, and Shapiro,, The Gods of the Greeks (2021) 106
secret Bull, Lied and Turner, Mystery and Secrecy in the Nag Hammadi Collection and Other Ancient Literature: Ideas and Practices: Studies for Einar Thomassen at Sixty (2011) 391
sophocles Tor, Mortal and Divine in Early Greek Epistemology (2017) 270
the dead, demeter associated with Simon, Zeyl, and Shapiro,, The Gods of the Greeks (2021) 106
tomb Bull, Lied and Turner, Mystery and Secrecy in the Nag Hammadi Collection and Other Ancient Literature: Ideas and Practices: Studies for Einar Thomassen at Sixty (2011) 393
war, and ritual Stavrianopoulou, Ritual and Communication in the Graeco-Roman World (2006) 269
wisdom Bull, Lied and Turner, Mystery and Secrecy in the Nag Hammadi Collection and Other Ancient Literature: Ideas and Practices: Studies for Einar Thomassen at Sixty (2011) 391
zeus, and punishment of mortals Wolfsdorf, Early Greek Ethics (2020) 598
zeus, demeter and Simon, Zeyl, and Shapiro,, The Gods of the Greeks (2021) 106