Gods and Goddesses


Dionysus is the god of wine, vegelation, pleasure, and festvity. He is seen as an older, bearded god or a pretty youth. He has long hair. His items are a pine cone tipped staff drinking cup, leopard and fruiting vine. Ares Ares is the god of war, battle, and manliness. He is seen as mature bearded man dressed in battle arms. He was represented as the son of Zeus and Hera& Apos;s son. .


Hermes is the god of animal, husbandry, roads, travel, hospitality, herlands, displomacy, trade, thievery, language, writing, persuasive, cunning wilkes, athletic contests, gymnasiuams, astronomy, and, astrology. His parents are Zeus and MAIA. His items include the Herland's wand, winged boots, sometimes a wings traveler cap, and a chlamys cloak. He was seen as a handsome and athletic beardless youth, or as an older bearded man. Hermes was an agent and Herland of Zeus.


Poseidon is the god of sea, rivers, flood, and drought, earthquakes, and horses. Poseidon is seen as mature man, sturdy built bearded man, holding trident. His parents are KRONOS and RHEA. His son is named KROMOS.


Ares is the the god of war,battlelust, and manliness. He was seen as mature, bearded warrior dressed in battle arms. Ares was represented as Zeus and Hera's son.


Hera is the goddess of queen of the gods, and goddesses of marriage. Also, goddess of sky, and starry heavens. She is seen as beautiful woman wearing crown and royal, rotus- tipped staff. Her parents are KRONOS and RHEA.


Aphordite is the goddess of love and beauty. She looks at men, makes them fall in love ,and then the men fall and die. She was born from sea foam. Her parents are Zeus and Dione. Her items are dove, apple, scallop shell, and mirror. She had a love affair with the god Ares. She is one of the great olympian divinites.


Athena is the goddess of wise counsel, war, defense of towns, heroic end eavour, weaving, pottery and other crafts. She was seen as crowned with a crested , helm armed snake-trimmed aigrs cloak wrapped on her arm.


Artemis is the goddess of hunting, wilderness and wild and animals. She has a twin named Apollo. She was beaten by Hera in an angry contests of the gods. Her parents are Zeus and Leto. She also protects the girl child up to the age of marriage.


God of oracles, healing, plague and disease, music, song and poetry, archery, and protection of kids. His parents are Zeus and Leto. He is born of his twin Artemis. Both twins were born on the island of Delos.


God of fire, metal working, one masonry and sculpture. He was seen as bearded man holding hammer and tongs these tools are tools of Smith, riding a donkey. Hera became very angry with her son and threw him of Olympus. His parent is Hera he has no father.


Goddess of agriculture, grain and bread, the prime substance of mankind. Also, presided over for most of the Mystery Cults which takes the path to blessed afterlife. Seen as mature woman often crowding holding sheaf of wheat, and torch. Her parents are KRONOS and RHEA.


God of all gods also god of law order and fate. Seen as regal man mature with sturdy figure and beard. Items are lighting bolt, royal sculpture and eagle. His parents are KRONOS and RHEA.


These people I typed about are the olympians. They are greek mythology gods and goddesses. There are way more gods and goddesses, but I just wanted to type about the main twelve. They all have special powers that I wanted to learn about. That's how I got this idea to make this my Genius Hour project.