Poseidon

Neptune

God of The Sea

Poseidon was in charge of the sea, earthquakes, and horses.

Accomplishments

  • He made land fertile
  • He kept sailors safe by taming the waves for a safe journey

Symbols

Character Traits

  • Quick tempered
  • Moody
  • Irascible
  • Secretly nice

Relationships


  • Father- Cronus
  • Mother- Rhea
  • Sister- Hera



  • Brother- Zeus
  • Children- Theseus, Triton, Polyphemus, Belus, Agenor, Neleus, Atlas (He fathered many children, for he was very drawn to woman).
  • He old had on wife, Amphirite, but he had many affairs with other women

Strengths

  • Very wise- He always knew what to do
  • Understanding- It helped for others more than it helped for himself since his temper was over the roof.
  • Very powerful- He was one of the most powerful Gods out there

Weaknesses

Women- He had very many affairs with a lot of women

Nice people- He could be a pushover at times

His wife- Since he had many affairs he felt guilty for his wife so again he was a bit of a pushover

Sources

Littleton, C. Scott. Gods, Goddesses, and Mythology. New York: Marshall Cavendish, 2005. Print.

"Greek Mythology: Poseidon." Greek Mythology: Poseidon. Web. 28 Jan. 2016.

"POSEIDON : Greek God of the Sea & Earthquakes | Mythology, W/ Pictures | Roman Neptune." POSEIDON : Greek God of the Sea & Earthquakes | Mythology, W/ Pictures | Roman Neptune. Web. 29 Jan. 2016.