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Clas 104 23 - 23 Hecate and Magic Medea's mastery of magic...

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23 Hecate and Magic • Medea’s mastery of magic- it is media that is going to help out Jason. She is in love with him and so she is willing to do whatever it takes to help him. Hera is known as a powerful witch. She has a lot of herbal knowledge of witchcraft and she uses a lot of rituals. • The drug of Prometheus; from the ichor- ichor is a term that is used for the blood of the gods. It is talked about a greenish fluid that the Gods have. • Jason performs rites to Brimo Hekate; he wears a robe given by Hypsipyle- when Jason is going to go and perform this right he wants to look good and so he dressed in a robe that he got from his old girlfriend as a memorial to his love making. He wears it when he is with his new girlfriend. • Chthonic rites; Epiphany of Hekate- Jason’s Labors o Bul of Hephaistos was a bull from Hephaistos (you had to yoke them) o Dragon’s teeth- the king has a lot of friends and these were a girl from cadmus. They were the same teeth that were used to grow them men of Thebes. o Jason as exogamic suitor; mastery of agriculture. Jason performs all of these duties really well.
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