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Artemis: The Hunter

Artemis: The Hunter

Artemis is one of the most widely important people in the ancient greek deities. Her roman name is Diana in greek her parents were Zeus and Leto  her twin brother is Apollo the  god of many skills but mostly healing. But instead of having the same thing   has her brother she is the goddess of hunting, wild animals, wilderness, childbirth, and virginity. She was also the protector of young girls and healing disease of women. She is often described of carrying a bow and  arrow  her symbols were the the deer and cypress. So in the end she is different from her brother she hunts and protects people instead of healing people like her brother.

Apollo: The God with many skills

Apollo: The God with many skills

Apollo is an ideal of kouros he is the son of Zeus and Leto plus he also has a sister the chaste huntress Artemis. Apollo is also known as Apulu in other mythology, apollo is the god of many things inlcuding : god of music, truth and prophecy,healing, the sun and light,plague, poetry , and many more. Apart from Delphi apollo was an oracular god he was known also to heal people cause he was medicine also but he was also known to bring ill diseases and plagues to towns. In some origins apollo was described as a titan of the sun while his sister was the titan of the moon. In all of the this Apollo was described as a healer to all the world but could also bring death by illness and plagues.

The Olympian: Mars

The Olympian: Mars

Mars was know for the god of war and a agriculture guardian,and was a combination of characteristics of early Rome.Mars was second to importance of the military gods because Jupiter was the most important as a military god.Most of the festivals for him were held in march because that was the month named for him and also in October and which began the season for military campaigning and the end of the season for farming.Under the Greek influence mars was identified as the Greek god ares,whose myths were reinterpreted in roman literature and art under the name of mars.

Eos : Titaness and Goddess

Eos : Titaness and Goddess

Eos is the titaness and goddess of dawn, who would rise every morning from her home at the edge of oceanus. She has a brother who is Helios the god of sun and also has a sister named Selene the goddess of moon. Her parents were the titan Hyperion and Theia , Eos is mostly described has having rose around her , she would also able to open the gates of heaven, and plus she was described of having angels wings and having a crown or tiara. She was cursed by Aphrodite due to her having a relationship with the god of war Ares she cursed which resulted in eos to steal many men from their homes. She was able to give some men the power of immortality plus she had two kids which one fought in the trojan war but he was killed an image of her on her knees holding her son dead became really famous.

Ares: The God of War

Ares: The God of War

The Figure of Ares

The Greek God Ares is also known as Mars in Rome.

The Wolves Romulous and Remus are said to be descendants of Ares/Mars

The Wolves Romulus and Remus are said to be descendants of Ares/Mars

In Greece, Ares was known as “The God of War.” He is important because he was considered necessary for winning military campaigns.  Athena (sometimes spelled Athene) is also considered a goddess of war and wisdom. So while Mars is considered to be the patron of blood and violence, Athene was associated with organization, strategy and planning for success. Ares represents the violent and physically untamed aspect of war. He is the most unpopular god because of his quick temper, aggressiveness, and unquenchable thirst for conflict. Ares is part of the twelve Olympians gods also known as the “Dodekatheon.”

One of the planets in our solar system is named Mars after Ares the Greek god of war. Mars is the Roman name of Ares. The planet Mars has two moons. The moons that orbit Mars are known as Phobos and Deimos. Phobos represents panic and fear while Deimos represents terror and dread. Ares is known as Mars to the Romans. Phobos and Deimos are twins. Mar’s moons Phoboas and Deimos were discovered in 1877 by Asaph Hall.

Hephaestus : God of Fire and Volcanoes

Hephaestus : God of Fire and Volcanoes

Hephaestus is the Greek god of fire and volcanoes ,but his roman equivalent is the god Vulcan. He was also known as the god that made every weapon and other stuff. His parents were Hera and Zeus, and his grandparents were Kronos and Rhea. Hephaestus was born ugly and weak this made Hera mad and she  threw him into the ocean were he was rescued by the animal life living their they helped him to the island of Lemnos. While living their Hephaestus staring building things including his fortress, helpers, and a gold throne to every god in order to impress them. He even teach  and got helped  from the cyclops while living their also he also liked collecting precious items like scraps. Hephaestus was also in  a relationship with the the goddess of love Aphrodite due to her being forced by Zeus to marry him. He is known to have built every gods weapons. Hephaestus is the blacksmith of the gods.