Unformatted text preview: make him immortal). Mom flips out. Demeter reveals godly form and commands a temple be built for her in Eleusis. ?Maybe trying to replace lost child? Demeter causes a great famine – threatens existence of man and sacrifices to gods. Zeus and Iris try to get her to turn away from her anger. Hades consents to let Persephone go. Pomegranate seeds – bind her to return. Zeus invites D&P to Olympus. Says live there 2/3 of year and the rest (winter) in the underworld with Hades. Cult of Demeter was a mystery. Secretive....
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- Fall '07
- Greek Mythology, HERA, Persephone, Eleusinian Mysteries