The Greek god
All About Apollo
Apollo is the Greek 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 gold truth. His most important duty was to harness his four-horse chariot, in order to move the sun across the sky.
What is he the god of?
Apollo is also the god of art, archery, poetry, oracles, plague, sun and light, and knowledge. His symbols are lyre, Laurel wreath, python, raven, and bow and arrows. His sacred animals are a wolf and dolphin.
Greek Mythology: Apollo
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