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Origin of Eleusinian
Example sentences from the Web for eleusinian
The Orphic, chiefly deserving mention as the probable foundation of the Eleusinian.Mysticism and its Results|John Delafield
The thousands that flocked annually to worship the Eleusinian Ceres ceased their pilgrimage.Willis the Pilot|Johanna Spyri
I greatly fear that I have come across a monument relative to the Eleusinian mysteries.The King of the Mountains|Edmond About
It is to these last, and not to the Eleusinian mysteries, that the severe strictures of the fathers of the church apply.Secret Societies of the Middle Ages|Thomas Keightley
The original is simply "after being initiated;" but the Eleusinian mysteries are meant.Plutarch's Lives, Volume II|Aubrey Stewart & George Long