Posts Tagged ‘Eleusis’

Remembering Persephone and the Eleusinian Mysteries

Remembering Persephone and the Eleusinian Mysteries

The loss of the daughter to mother, the mother to the daughter, is the essential female tragedy. It was expressed in the religious mystery of Eleusis, which constituted the spiritual foundation of Greek life for two thousand years…

The Gaia Project: Reclaiming the Mysteries of Eleusis

The Gaia Project: Reclaiming the Mysteries of Eleusis

If we could unbind ourselves from the wheel of history and behold the same mysteries of deep time as the Ancients once did at Eleusis, we might very well cry out: Thou art a soul in bliss, but I am […]