. Sarcophagus with the abduction of Persephone. Walters Art Museum.
Baltimore, Maryland. Persephone used to live far ...
The myth of Persephone, the Greek Goddess of the Underworld, followed by an
interpretation of the myth by mythologist Laura Strong, PhD.
Beautiful daughter of Zeus and Demeter; sometimes considered an Olympian.
While gathering flowers in a field one day, Persephone was abducted to the ...
Information about Persephone, Queen of the Underworld as well as many other
Not unnaturally she snatched the baby out of the fire, and had hysterics. Helios told Demeter who had abducted her daughter, and Demeter went off to complain to Zeus, who was not only Persephone's
father but Demeter and Hades' brother. Another more literary version of... More »
Myths and Legends website published by E2BN ... Unbeknown to Persephone,
Hades, mighty ruler of the Underworld, had spied her on one of his trips to the ...
Guide to the myth of Persephone, Demeter, and Hades. Persephone, Demeter,
and Hades story summary and analysis by PhD students from Stanford, Harvard,
In other myths, Persephone appears exclusively as the queen of the underworld,
receiving the likes of Herakles and Orpheus at her court. Persephone was ...
The Reason for Seasons - Demeter & Persephone Ancient Greek Myths for Kids.
Zeus, the king of all the gods, had two brothers and three sisters. Each had an ...
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