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It was said that the Underworld could be reached through certain caves and caverns. Scene from Wrath of the Gods.


Underworld. Another word for Hades, Kingdom of the Dead, which was most often thought of as being underground. Thus it was imagined that the Underworld could be reached through various caves and caverns. And thus it was through a great fissure in the earth that the god Hades rose up in his chariot to abduct Persephone when she was gathering flowers in a meadow one day.