Unformatted text preview: Triptolemos Demeter and Persephone teach him how to plant and grow plants, he teaches the world the art of agriculture Eleusinian Mysteries-Yearly festival to honor Demeter which last 55 days , different activities take place, very important to worship Demeter for bountiful harvest. Begin with holy objects, relics, and march in a parade to at Wailing Fasting Carrying of torches Exchange of jests Drinking of Kykeon Wearing of special dress Multiple levels of initiation Anybody could/should participate Allegories and Archetype The seasons Two mothers The Forbidden Fruit Coming of Age...
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- Spring '09
- Eleusinian Mysteries, Eleusinian mysteries Demeter, Triptolemos Demeter