"As the divine crosser of borders, Hermes leads the souls to Charon, controls the 'traffic' between the upper and lower worlds, and enforces their separation."On religious rituals:
"[S]acrifices in honor of Hermes Chthonios
or Psychopompos are performed in Athens during
"A Funerary Base from Kallithea: New Light on Fifth-Century Eschatology"
American Journal of Archaeology, Vol. 102, No. 3 (Jul., 1998), pp. 531-545