Sparta

Welcome to sparta

Government

  • Usually classified as an oligarchy
  • It was a democracy
  • It had elements of monarchy
  • Powerful government
  • They had two kings
  • They focused on military training

Culture

  • praised by Xenophon
  • They valued the military
  • Taught to get along

Religion

  • Ares goddess of war.
  • Had belief in many gods and goddesses.
  • Hades is the goddesses of the underworld.
  • Adonis the god of desired.

Food

  • they ate black broth
  • Pork
  • Blood

Schooling

  • Boys were taken from parents at age of seven
  • Trained in art
  • They had to steal

BATTLES

  • They lived in a military barracks for 10 years
  • They never surrender
  • Strong army
  • MOST FEARED FIGHTERS

5 Facts

  1. spata was a warrior society
  2. Spata is also known as Lacedaemon
  3. they worked as craftsmen
  4. they had healthy males
  5. Marriage was important to the Spartan