North Atlantic Books Books
Books editi da North Atlantic Books con argomento Eleusinian Mysteries
The Road to Eleusis
Wasson R. Gordon
Ruck Carl A. P.
Smith Huston (FRW)
Webster Peter (AFT)
edizioni North Atlantic Books collana North Atlantic Books (Paperback) , 2008
The secretive Mysteries conducted at Eleusis in Greece for nearly two millennia have long puzzled scholars with strange accounts of initiates experiencing otherworldly journeys. In this groundbreaking work, three experts—a mycologist, a chemist, and a historian—argue persuasively that the sacred potion given to participants...
edizioni North Atlantic Books collana North Atlantic Books (Paperback)
Persephone Unveiled reveals the goddess in all her guises, as the daughter of Demeter; the Queen of the Underworld; the archetypal female healer; and as a central figure in the Eleusinian Mysteries, where celebrants experienced sacred visions through secret rituals fueled by an LSD-like substance. The author examines...