Or·phic (ôrfk) adj. 1. Greek Mythology Of or ascribed to Orpheus: the Orphic poems; Orphic mysteries. 2. Of, relating to, or characteristic of the dogmas, mysteries, and philosophical principles set...

“ Or·phic (ôrfk) adj. Greek Mythology Of or ascribed to Orpheus: the Orphic poems; Of, relating to, or characteristic of the dogmas, mysteries, and philosophical principles set forth in the poems ascribed to Orpheus.

Orpheus and Eurydice <3

This the Edge of Never Mark Nepo uses this Ancient Greek myth on page March 17 in THE BOOK OF AWAKENING to explain the battle raging within us all.

Calliope. Not my favorite Muse, but undoubtedly the one with the best name.

One account says Calliope was the lover of the war god Ares. Calliope also had two famous sons, Orpheus and Linus. According to Hesiod, she was also the wisest of the muses as well as the most assertive.

In Greek mythology, Eurydice (/jʊˈrɪdᵻsiː/; Greek: Εὐρυδίκη, Eurydikē) was an oak nymph or one of the daughters of Apollo (the god of music, prophecy, and light, who also drove the sun chariot, "adopting" the power as god of the Sun from the primordial god Helios). She was the wife of Orpheus, who tried to bring her back from the dead with his enchanting

In Greek mythology, Eurydice (/jʊˈrɪdᵻsiː/; Greek: Εὐρυδίκη, Eurydikē) was an oak nymph or one of the daughters of Apollo (the god of music, prophecy, and light, who also drove the sun chariot, "adopting" the power as god of the Sun from the primordial god Helios). She was the wife of Orpheus, who tried to bring her back from the dead with his enchanting

Charon or Kharon (In Greek mythology,)is the ferryman of Hades who carries souls of the newly deceased across the rivers Styx and Acheron that divided the world of the living from the world of the dead. A coin to pay Charon for passage, usually an obolus or danake, was sometimes placed in or on the mouth of a dead person. Some authors say that those who could not pay the fee, or those whose bodies were left unburied, had to wander the shores for one hundred years.

Charon or Kharon (In Greek mythology,)is the ferryman of Hades who carries souls…

In Greek mythology, Calliope was the muse who presides over eloquence and epic poetry; so called from the ecstatic harmony of her voice and is believed to be Homer’s muse for the Iliad and the Odyssey.

"In Greek mythology, Calliope was the muse who presides over eloquence and epic poetry; so called from the ecstatic harmony of her voice and is believed to be Homer’s muse for the Iliad and the Odyssey.

Mythology Guide - A dictionary of Greek and Roman Myths

A Mythology Guide . something worth loosing oneself in for a few days ;

Orpheus & Eurydice: What was it you saw in my face? The light of your own face, The fire of your own presence?

Mythology Meme -> Lovers -> Orpheus & Eurydice What was it you saw in my face? The light of your own face, The fire of your own presence?

In Greek mythology, Eurydice (/jʊˈrɪdᵻsiː/; Greek: Εὐρυδίκη, Eurydikē) was an oak nymph or one of the daughters of Apollo (the god of music, prophecy, and light, who also drove the sun chariot, "adopting" the power as god of the Sun from the primordial god Helios). She was the wife of Orpheus, who tried to bring her back from the dead with his enchanting music.

In Greek mythology, Eurydice (/jʊˈrɪdᵻsiː/; Greek: Εὐρυδίκη, Eurydikē) was an oak nymph or one of the daughters of Apollo (the god of music, prophecy, and light, who also drove the sun chariot, "adopting" the power as god of the Sun from the primordial god Helios). She was the wife of Orpheus, who tried to bring her back from the dead with his enchanting music.

Mythography | Greek Heroes and Heroines in Myth and Art

Learn about the Greek lovers Orpheus and Eurydice in mythology and art, with recommended books and resources

orpheus and eurydice aesthetic

This is a picture collage of the main representations of Orpheus presented in a modern sense. The darkened hues of all the pictures are representative of the deep sorrow and grief characteristic of Orpheus.

The Oak King Pagan Summer Solstice God 5x7 by EmilyBalivet on Etsy

"Orpheus and Eurydice" An original painting by Emily Balivet. Oil on canvas, After the death of his beloved wife, Eurydice, Orpheus traveled to the underworld to save her. Armed only with his lyre, his song enchanted Hades and Persephone.

The darkest time approaches.  Don't be offended when the vows save us from the mistakes of those who came before.

Le Mythe Orphée et Eurydice dans la pratique de l’astrologie

This is a depiction of the actual myth. Eurydice is shown ascending into the underworld, with Orpheus looking on distraughtly. CITATION: Christian Gottlieb Kratzenstein, Orpheus and Eurydice, 1806

Some of myth's most ferocious monsters come from myth's most ferocious monster of all time.  Our mythologist explains the role of Typhon in Greek mythology.

Some of myth's most ferocious monsters come from myth's most ferocious monster of all time. Our mythologist explains the role of Typhon in Greek mythology.

Steampunk rendition of the Orpheus myth

Digital Art by Mats Minnhagen

5 Awesome Artists Inspired by Greek Mythology (article): As the title says, some pretty awesome contemporary artists whose art is inspired by Greek myths.

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