Roman Name: Vesta

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Job Description:

She is the Goddess of the hearth, architecture, and the right ordering of domesticity, the family, and the state.


  1. Donkey; Because once a donkey awakened Hestia from her slumber.
  2. Crane; Because she doesn't like violence, so she chose something "calmer".
  3. Fire and Flames; She symbolized it because it was burning in the hearth.

Character Traits:

  • Gentle
  • Forgiving
  • Serene


Siblings: Demeter, Hera, Hades, Poseidon, Zeus

Parents: Cronus and Rhea

Spouse: Did not have one


  • Modesty: Because she doesn't like to be mean
  • Welcoming: Because she likes to make people comfortable
  • Being committed to her job: Because she wants to make people happy and not to let them down


  • Unfriendliness: Because she always like to have people a positive mindset
  • Selflessness: Because she always likes to involve people
  • Unsociable: Because she likes to interact with people

Relevant and Interesting facts:

  • She has no children
  • She is the eldest daughter
  • She is a sweet, modestly dressed young women

Work Cited:

  • Leater, David. Hestia Facts and Information on Greek Goddess Hestia. Greek Gods and Goddesses. 43.12. (2010). 1-2. Academic OneFile. Web. January 28,2016.
  • George, Tyler. Hestia. Hestia. 45.14. (2011). 2-3. Academic OneFile. Web. January 28,2016.