Dionysus The Divine
By: Matthew V
The Myth of Dionysus' Birth
I: Okay, let's get things started. Tell us about yourself.
D: Well I'm a person who will help anyone, no matter their problem. I once even gave King Midas the power to turn anything he touched into gold.
I: How did that go?
D: Horrible, he turned his daughter into a statue. But I fixed it.
I: I see... What are you the God of?
D: I'm the God of wine, fertility, and joy.
I: Amazing. So how are things going on up on Mt. Olympus?
D: I don't know! I'm a nomad, searching the world for the best wine!
I: Sorry. well were you accompanied on your journey.
D: Yes, the wild saytrs followed me.
I: What is a saytr?
D: A half goat, half human.
I: So have you done any amazing acts.
D: Well I saved my mom from the underworld, after my dad, Zeus accidentally killed her.
I: Okay... well are you married?
D: Yes, I'm married to Ariadne.
I: How did you meet?
D: Well after she was executed for helping Theseus kill the Minotaur, I saved her from the underworld.
I: One last question, where are you worshiped?
D: In the theater of Dionysus, of course!
I: Okay, well that was an exciting interview with Dionysus! Have a nice day!
Dionysus and Superman.
- They both have black hair.
- They both are strong.
- They both save and help people.
- They both can't get drunk.
- They both are not human.
- Dionysus is a god.
- Superman can fly.
- Dionysus travels the world.
- Superman has arch-enemies.
- Dionysus doesn't have his own comic book.
His animal symbol was a panther.
Glass of Wine
His most known symbol.
His staff, and main symbol. A thyrsus is a stick with a pine cone on top, and wrapped in ivy leaves.
His dad Zeus
His father was Zeus.
He was the god of joy. A long with the god of wine, and fertility.
He traveled to the underworld, twice to save people.