Greek Mythology

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Greek Mythology

Explore the gods, goddesses, titans, mortals and myths of ancient Hellenic civilization.

Goddess of Wisdom

Athena

Sagacious Athena, the Greek goddess of wisdom, craft, and the arts of war, was a ceaseless champion of mortal heroes and consistent source of sound advice.

King of the Gods

Zeus

Mighty Zeus, the “cloud-gatherer,” lord of the skies, and hurler of lightning, commanded gods and mortals during his long but turbulent reign as king of the Greek pantheon.

Goddess of the Hunt

Artemis

Lovely and fierce, Artemis of the forest was the virgin goddess of the Olympian pantheon, the protectress of the hunt, guardian of the untamed wilds, and champion of mothers, maidens, and midwives.

God of Music

Apollo

Young and lusty, the patron of doctors and occasionally the bringer of pestilential death, enlightened Apollo inspired prophecy, music, poetry, and the civilized arts, and was the ultimate embodiment of Greek self idealization.

Greek Gods and Goddesses

Immerse yourself in the Greek pantheon and rediscover the gods and goddesses of ancient Hellenic civilization, including Zeus, Athena, Poseidon and more.

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Goddess of Love

Aphrodite

The Greek goddess of love, passion and procreation, sensual Aphrodite was the wellspring of homosexual and heterosexual erotic desire, generously nurturing and passionately destructive.

God of the Underworld

Hades

Known as the “one who takes away all,” dreadful Hades was the Greek god of the dead and king of the eponymous underworld, a figure rarely seen in mythology.

God of the Sea

Poseidon

The lord of all waters, Poseidon was a Greek god as unruly as the seas he commanded, constantly meddling in the affairs of mortals and once challenged Zeus himself.

God of Wine

Dionysus

The master of the vine, Dionysus was the Greek god of wine and intoxication who brought clarity, wisdom, and freedom to the world through music, dance, and drama.