Demeter Greek Goddess - Ceres Roman Goddess
Demeter - Stories About Demeter
The main stories about Demeter. How Demeter came to be ravaged by her brother Poseidon, vengeful, and beneficent to Celeus' family and all of Eleusis, while searching for her daughter.
Ceres is the Latin name for the goddess of grain who is called Demeter in Greek. Demeter and her daughter Persephone (Proserpina) are connected with the Eleusinian Mysteries.
Homeric Hymn to Demeter
Homeric Hymn II to Demeter.
Hesiod Theogony Section on Demeter and Zeus
Section of Hesiod's Theogony that includes the mating of Demeter and Zeus.
Short weekly quiz on Demeter
These are the major goddesses of Greek mythology.
Thesmophoria was a festival in honor of the goddess Demeter.
A Renaissance Italian painter, Tura depicted Ceres as part of a fresco.