Apollo, as the son of Zeus, was very powerful. He reigned over not only the sun, but archery, music, poetry, plague and healing as well. Along with his twin sister Artemis, he proved to be a favorite of his father Zeus...
The Greek myth of Prometheus, who stole fire from the Gods for the sake of humankind.
Born from the violent act of castration, Aphrodite became the symbol of love and beauty. She was the most sought after of the goddesses, but though she gave in to many, seemed capable of only loving three males none of...
As we continue through our journey into the world of mythology, we're taking a brief stop to take a look at some Roman mythos.
Dionysus, the God of Wine and Ecstasy was born to a mortal mother Semele. His early life was full of madness and terror as Zeus' wife Hera pursued him mercilessly.
It is difficult to be loved by Zeus. In the case of the beautiful priestess Io, it would result in not only her suffering, but in a series of misfortunes for her children for generations to follow.
Few people will perhaps realise that western astrology signs can be linked to Greek mythology, as each sign of the zodiac has a story from Ancient Greece associated with it.
Sirens are mythological creatures originating in Greece. The sirens were once thought to have been considered deities at some point, but may have fallen from their position amongst the Greek gods.
Laelaps and the Teumessian Fox were two of the mythological creatures of ancient Greece, Laelaps was a dog who always caught what he chased, and the Teumessian Fox would always evade capture.
Understanding the Origins of the Story of Pandora by taking a look at the known relevent texts.