Asteroid Astrology: Mythic Named Asteroids (MNAs)

Demeter 1108

DemeterDemeter was the Greek goddess of agriculture and the harvest, fertility and motherhood, who presided over the natural cycle of birth and death.

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Deucalion 53311

Deucalion was a son of Prometheus, a righteous and upright man who, with his wife Pyrrha, was saved from a huge flood Zeus sent to punish and destroy mankind for its hubris and savagery. Forewarned by his father, Deucalion built a huge wooden chest to ride out the raging seas.

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Dionysus 3671


DionysosDionysus is the Greek god of wine, sacred or ritual insanity, theater, intoxicants, excess, epiphanous revelation and ecstatic trance.

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Eros 433

Eros is the god of love and erotic desire, a son of Aphrodite by war god Ares, from whom he derives his bow and arrows, piercing both gods and mortals with divine passion.

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Eurydike 75

Eurydike was the wife of Orpheus, a gifted musician and poet. Once while out walking alone, Aristaeus came upon her and tried to rape her.

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