To Musæus, the son of Orpheus, was attributed a hymn on the Eleusinian mysteries, and other sacred poems and oracles.
The Eleusinian temples had been erected in honour of the goddess Demeter.
Ceres candidly admitted that her mind was a complete blank on the subject of the Eleusinian mysteries.
Particularly characteristic of this is the legend of the Eleusinian mysteries.
To her is attributed the institution of the Eleusinian Mysteries in Greece, the most popular of all the ancient initiations.
Among these was Kallias, the torch-bearer in the Eleusinian mysteries.
Whence the prophetic Sybils, whence and what the Eleusinian mysteries?
The temple of Neptune is supposed to have been near the sea, where traces now remain, composed of dark Eleusinian marble.
He was over at the steamboat hobnobbing with the captain of the Eleusinian, who was also anxious to get on with his vessel.
Jack, who was filled with helpless anxiety, then discovered that the steamer was the Eleusinian.
1640s, "pertaining to Eleusis," town outside Athens, site of the mystery associated with the cult of Demeter, goddess of harvests, and her daughter.