INTERESTING FACTS

ABOUT ATHENA

MODERN CONNECTIONS

ATHENA INVENTED THE CHARIOT. THIS IS YET ANOTHER EXAMPLE OF A CONNECTION BETWEEN ATHENA AND THE MODERN WORLD.


HEPHAESTUS

HEPHAESTUS HAD ONCE FALLEN IN OVE WITH ATHENA, BUT HE WAS REJECTED.

BIRTH

ATHENA WAS BORN A WOMAN, WEARING FULL ARMOR, ACCORDING TO THE MYTH.

STRATEGIES IN WAR

SHE USED WISDOM TO HELP HER IN BATTLES AND WAS MORE SUCCESSFUL THAN ARES (THE GOD OF WAR).