Apollo

A God

Who is Apollo

  • One of the most important olympic gods.

  • God of prophecy, music, medicine, archery and poetry

  • Is in control of the flocks (i.e. sheep)

  • Son of Zeus

More Apollo

  • Son of Leto (Mother) (daugter of a titan)

  • Taught the art of healing to humans

  • first victor of the olympic games

A conclusion of Apollo

  • Born on the island of Delos

  • Brother of Artemis

  • In charge of the Delphic Oracle, after he killed the python who had controled it in the past. He proved his honor and worth through this

    • At his birth he was fed nectar and ambrosia

    • He immediately wanted a lyre and bow, he is god of archery





Works cited

Works Cited

Bell, Robert E. Dictionary of Classical Mythology: Symbols, Attributes & Associations. Santa Barbara, CA: ABC-Clio, 1982. Print.

Columbia University Press. "Apollo." EBSCOhost. Columbia University Press, 1 Dec. 2013. Web. 10 Nov. 2014.

Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia. "Apollo." Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia. N.p.: World Almanac Education Group, 2014. Web. 6 Nov. 2014.