Philosophy, religion, and arts
By Ram Vakkalanka
Perciles and his Acheivment
Pericles was an aristocrat but he believed in democracy. One of his greatest achievements was building a huge monument for the goddess Athena. This building is called the Parthenon. Later on he became the most powerful man in Athens. Because lots of people knew he was an aristocrat, they didn't think he believed democracy
This sporting event was a festival to honor the gods.
The Parthenon was a huge monument built by Pericles that honored the god Athena.
The 12 Olympians
The twelve Olympians helped with everyday life in Greece. some of the things they took care of where fire, harvest, war, wisdom, marriage, music and so on,
These gods all helped with the many lives in greece at that time. Zeus ruled over the gods. Hera was in charge of marriage and child birth. Apollo was known for music and poetry. Artemis was the goddess of hunting. Athena was in charge of wisdom and war. Ares was the god for war. Aphrodite was the goddess of love. Hermes was the messenger. Posiedon is the god of the ocean. Demeter is the god for fertility.