In Greek mythology, Persephone (/pərˈsɛfəniː/, per-SEH-fə-nee; Greek:
Περσεφόνη), also called Kore or Cora (/ˈkɔə...
PERSEPHONE was the goddess queen of the underworld, wife of the god
Haides. She was also the goddess of spring growth, who was worshipped
Persephone was the daughter of Zeus and Demeter, and the queen of the
underworld. She was abducted by Hades, the god of the underworld, infuriating
The myth of Persephone, the Greek Goddess of the Underworld, followed by an
interpretation of the myth by mythologist Laura Strong, PhD.
was the daughter of Zeus and Demeter . While she was playing, Persephone
was abducted by Hades who had come for her in a chariot. He quickly and secretly dragged her down to his kingdom, where she stayed unwillingly, refusing to eat. More »
Persephone, a Greek goddess known in her childhood by the name Kore (or
Cora, meaning young maiden), was the only child of the union of Demeter ...
The first living visitor to the Underworld, though an unwilling one, was the
goddess Persephone. The only daughter of Zeus and Demeter (the goddess of
Beautiful daughter of Zeus and Demeter; sometimes considered an Olympian.
While gathering flowers in a field one day, Persephone was abducted to the ...
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Mar 3, 1997 ... Persephone is the goddess of the underworld in Greek mythology. She is the
daughter of Zeus and Demeter, goddess of the harvest.