GREEK MYTHOLOGY MEME: “ ∟Ray Stevenson as H E P H A E S T U S Crippled god of fire, metalworking, and crafts. The son of Hera by parthenogenesis, he is the smith of the gods and the husband of the adulterous Aphrodite. He was usually depicted as.
GREEK MYTHOLOGY MEME: “ ∟Alex Kingston as D E M E T E R The Greek goddess of vegetation and fruitfulness, the daughter of Cronos and Rhea. When her daughter Persephone was a child, her father Zeus, agreed to Hades’ request that Persephone should.
CRIUS In Greek mythology, Crius was a Titan god of heavenly constellations and was also known as a Pillar of the south pole. Crius, which means “Ram”, was often referred as a starting season of the Greek year, because his constellation was called Aries which nowadays means the start of spring.
GREEK MYTHOLOGY MEME: “ ∟Francois Arnaud as A R E S God of war, bloodshed, and violence. The son of Zeus and Hera, he was depicted as a beardless youth, either nude with a helmet and spear or.
CRONUS In Greek mythology, Cronus was the leader and youngest of the first generation of Titans, the descendants of Uranus and Gaia. Cronus was identified with the Roman deity Saturn. He overthrew his father and ruled during the mythological Golden Age, until he was overthrown by his own son Zeus and imprisoned in Tartarus.
CHARON In Greek mythology, Charon is the ferryman of Hades who carries souls of the newly deceased across the rivers Styx and Acheron that divided the world of the living from the world of the dead. A coin to pay Charon for passage was sometimes placed in or on the mouth of a dead person. Those who could not pay the fee, or those whose bodies were left unburied, had to wander the shores for one hundred years.
LAMIA Lamia, in ancient Greek mythology, was a woman who became a child-eating monster after her children were destroyed by Hera, who learned of her husband Zeus’s trysts with her. Hera deprived Lamia of the ability to sleep,...
Greek gods and their Roman counterparts. Roman gods and goddesses, as compared to their lively Greek counterparts, lacked personality, were never seen in human form, and were concerned with civic duty.
Wie viele Kinder zeugte Zeus? Wie ist Aphrodite mit Eros und Apollon mit Hermes verwandt? Wer von den Göttern und Göttinnen schaffte es in den Olymp? In diesem Stammbaum finden Sie die Antworten.