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The rle of general conductor of souls to the realms of the underworld, however, came to be given to Hermes, the psychopomp.Elements of Folk Psychology|Wilhelm Wundt
Hermes himself, the Psychopomp, shall lead, and Malahide shall welcome us.Day and Night Stories|Algernon Blackwood
The winds were now the maruts, or spirits of the breeze, serving Indra, the sky-god; again they were the great psychopomp himself.British Goblins|Wirt Sikes
Hermes is the god whose mission it is to lead souls down to the realm of Hadesthe psychopomp, as in this office he is called.
As the souls of the departed are symbolized as rats, so is the psychopomp himself often figured as a dog.Myths and Myth-Makers|John Fiske