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Hypnos

god of slumber. [Gk. Myth.: Hall, 250]
See: Sleep
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Hypnos Beds' vision is to create versatile, enduring sleep solutions for the global hospitality sector, by providing stylish, bespoke products, which will allow guests to enjoy a rejuvenating night's sleep.
Current understanding suggests that sleep has something to do with refreshing the tired body and brain, perhaps plays a role in health and emotion, and seems essential for some forms of learning and memory (appropriate, as Hypnos inhabited the underworld near Lethe, the river of forgetfulness).
Talamo bed, AC collection by Maxalto, excluding slatted base and mattress, from pounds 3,831, Hypnos night tables, Simplice collection by Maxalto, from pounds 1,499, Creso storage unit, AC collection by Maxalto, from pounds 1,981.
Citroen, a France-based automaker, is unveiling its Hypnos hybrid concept at the Paris Motor Show scheduled for October 2008.
Large producers of mattresses, beds and accessories have created alliances with 1-800-Mattress, among them Sealy, Serta, Simmons, King Koil, Nation's Pride, Tempurpedic, Spring Air, Hypnos and 1-800-Private Label, says Andreina Gonzalez, company marketing manager for 1-800-Mattress.
Hypnos USA, a high-end English mattress company making product in the United States, will introduce all three of its luxury handcrafted mattresses in a Zip & Link design.
Jean-Marie Maguin examines how myths of the rival brothers, Hypnos (Sleep) and Thanatos (Death), inform the sleep-death that Friar Laurence induces in Juliet with his potion.
Leekes stock a range of leading bed brands - such as Tempur, Sleepeezee, Hypnos and Sealy - so you'll be able to find the perfect bed and mattress to suit your needs and budget.
Hypnos Contract Beds Ltd is bringing the traditional British method of tufting mattresses to the UAE.
Guests can expect ultra-luxury Hypnos beds, Nespresso coffee machines, a rainfall shower, a free soft drink mini-bar, unlimited high-speed wi-fi and knowledgeable concierges to recommend food and drink outlets.
A marble Janiform bust of the Roman twin gods Hypnos and Thanatos is particularly rare because there are few, if any, other known portrait depictions of Thanatos as an adult.