Persephone was born to Demeter, the Goddess of harvest and was said to have been abducted by Hades who rules the Underworld. In her mother’s grief over her daughter being promised to Hades by Zeus, king of gods Demeter mourned and devised a punishment where all the crops became stillborn and the soil barren. Moved by this, Zeus ordered Hermes to escort Persephone back to her mother.
GREEK MYTHOLOGY MEME: 1/? ∟Mads Mikkelsen as H A D E S The Greek God of the Underworld, the realm of the dead. He was the son of Cronos and Rhea, the brother of Zeus, Poseidon, Hera, Demeter, and Hestia. He forcibly married Persephone, Demeter’s daughter, and rules the underworld with her.
Sigyn is a Norse Goddess who is the second wife of Loki the Trickster God. She is best known for her faithfulness during the period when Loki was imprisoned in a cave, tormented by a terrible venomous serpent. She is a goddess of loyalty and compassion, perhaps the most compassionate deity in the Northern Tradition. #myth