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Greek Mythology Question - My brain is broke!

There are Three "Layers" to Hades...

1.) The Elysian Fields - Where the Heros and the Blessed go.
2.) Tartarus - The equivalent of Hell - Where the Damned go.
3.) _______ - Where the average man goes.

What the hell is the name of the third level? Or actually the middle level, where the average every day guy goes??

My pregnancy brain just isn't allowing me to access this knowledge today... And it's KILLING me cause I know I know it!

 
SabrinaMBowen

Asked by SabrinaMBowen at 5:31 PM on Aug. 30, 2010 in Religion & Beliefs

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Answers (6)
  • Asphodel Fields
    specialwingz

    Answer by specialwingz at 5:34 PM on Aug. 30, 2010

  • Hades?
    butterflyblue19

    Answer by butterflyblue19 at 5:31 PM on Aug. 30, 2010

  • No, Hades was the name for the entire underworld... And the God that ruled it...

    My head is really killing me at this point....
    SabrinaMBowen

    Comment by SabrinaMBowen (original poster) at 5:33 PM on Aug. 30, 2010

  • I thought there were 7. But I do not remember either.
    van5

    Answer by van5 at 5:34 PM on Aug. 30, 2010

  • Specialwingz - I love you!


    Asphodel Meadows... That's what I couldn't get...


    you rock

    SabrinaMBowen

    Comment by SabrinaMBowen (original poster) at 5:37 PM on Aug. 30, 2010

  • Asphodel Meadows ?


     "where the souls of people who lived lives of near equal good and evil rested. It essentially was a plain of Asphodel flowers, which were the favorite food of the Greek dead. It is described as a ghostly place that is an even less perfect version of life on earth."


    http://medlibrary.org/medwiki/Asphodel_Meadows

    charlotsomtimes

    Answer by charlotsomtimes at 5:46 PM on Aug. 30, 2010

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