Hermes and Apollo

Fact or Fiction?

Hermes, God of commerce theives and guide of the dead and Apollo God of music, truth, archery and healing

Hermes was a very active baby since the day he was born. He jumped out of his cot and took one of his older brother Hermes cattle. Hermes being his normal self went back into his cot and pretended to be innocent.Apollo was very mad so he went to his father Zeus (almighty God) but Zeus did not see the serious side of it and found it very funny.

Myths in ancient greece were used to explain why things happen.( why the sun rises, why we have thunder storms ect). This myth explanes why the greek God Hermes hermes was the "messinger God" and his pesonality(deciptive and cheeky)