“it was the food of the gods, their ambrosia, and nectar was the pressed sap of its juices”
These are mystic elixers…
it is Ambrosia the drink of the gods
it is the elixer of immortality in Taoism
it is the blessed soma drink of the Vedas
it is the blood of Christ
it is the necter of life churned by the skillful wizard & blessed in the light of lights, the shakti or power of God.
ambrosia is sometimes the food or drink of the Greek gods (or demigods), often depicted as conferring ageless immortality upon whomever consumed it. It was brought to the gods in Olympus by doves, so it may have been thought of in the Homeric tradition as a kind of divine exhalation of the Earth. Ambrosia is very closely related to the gods’ other form of sustenance, nectar. The two terms may not have originally been distinguished; though in Homer’s poems nectar is usually the drink and ambrosia the food of the gods; it was with ambrosia Hera “cleansed all defilement from her lovely flesh”,