Gratiae – the three graces, mythology of greeks.
Considered daughters of Zeus and Eurynome
and yet said of Dionysus and Aphrodite,
or Helios and Aegle. Human creativity and fertility.
Goddesses of charm, beauty and nature
Usually by three in numbers; – Aglaea – Beauty,
Euphrosyne – Mirth, Thalia – Good Cheer.
Part of the underworld – the Eleusinian Mysteries.
For centuries song, prayer and poetry -
has worshipped their celebrated mysteries.