3 greek god and goddess

by:brianna lewis

athena

athena was the Greek virgin goddess of reason, intelligent activity, arts and literature. She was the daughter of zeus her birth is unique in that she did not have a mother. Instead, she sprang full grown and clad in armour from zeus forehead.
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artemis

artemis was the goddess of chastity, virginity, the hunt, the moon, and the natural environment.

She was the daughter of zeus and leto, twin sister of apollo. She was born on the island of Ortygia (Delos), where leto had found shelter after being hunted by the lawful wife of zeus and hera.

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apollo

apollo was the son of zeus and leto, twin brother of artemis. He was the god of music, and he is often depicted playing a golden lyre. He was also known as the Archer, far shooting with a silver bow; the god of healing, giving the science of medicine to man; the god of light; and the god of truth. One of apollo's most important daily tasks was to harness his four-horse chariot, in order to move the Sun across the sky.
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