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ERATO

Erato - The Divine Muse of Love and Art in Greek Mythology

Erato, the loving and lovely one, is one of the nine muses in Greek mythology. As the muse of love poetry, poetry, song and dance, she carries the creative essence of the arts within her. Her origins are divine in nature, as the daughter of the mighty Zeus and the memorable Mnemosyne.

Mythological Versatility of a Divine Muse - From Prophetess to Mother and Wife of Arkas

In mythological tradition, Erato is not only revered as a muse, but there are also various stories that highlight her versatility. One version tells of Erato, the nymph from the Nereid group, who in ancient times served as the prophetess of the god Pan. In Lykosoura in Arcadia there was a sanctuary where those seeking advice sought their oracle. Erato was also the wife of Arkas and mother of three sons: Azan, Apheidas and Elatos.






Erato in the Thespiades Stories: Between Heracles' Progeny and Inspiring Beauty in Art

Another Erato appears in the stories of the Thespiades, the fifty daughters of the Thespius. Here she plays a role in the offspring of Heracles by fathering sons with him. However, there is also the possibility of confusion with her son, who then bears the name Eratus.

Erato, the muse of love poetry, is an inspiring figure in Greek mythology. Her presence is emphasized not only in various literary works, such as those of Hesiod and Plato, but also in works of art, where she is often depicted with a musical instrument and roses.

Symbol of artistic creation and love - your timeless inspiration through dance, song and the Divine Muse

Its meaning extends beyond love poetry, as it is also linked to dance and song. As part of the nine muses, Erato embodies the artistic creativity that is inspired by the world of gods. Her name echoes through the centuries as a symbol of the inspiring power of love and art in ancient times.

"In the harmonies of love and the melodies of life I find my divine home, my name echoes as a hymn through the centuries of the artistic soul."

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Erato - Necklace - Vermeil Sale price$141.00 Regular price$207.00
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Erato - Necklace - Silver Sale price$137.00 Regular price$196.00
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