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Zeus: The supreme God in all of Olympus. God of the Sky and Thunder. Rules over all of the Gods. Brother to Poseidon and Hades. Son of Titan Cronos

Poseidon: Brother to Zeus and one of the main Gods of the Greek Pantheon: Ruler of the Sea and Oceans

Hera: The Wife of Zeus and one of the chief Olympic Gods. Serves as the Goddess of Women and Marriage

Persephone: Is the daughter of Zeus and the harvest-goddess Demeter, and queen of the underworld. She is the wife of Hades.

Amphitrite: A sea-goddess and wife of Poseidon. Under the influence of the Olympian pantheon, she became merely the servant of Poseidon.

Hades: One of the Main Greek Gods. Greek God of Death and the Underworld. Brother to Zeus and Poseidon.

Aphrodite: The Greek Goddess of Love and Beauty. Created from the remains of the Titan Uranus. Married to the Greek God Hephaestus.

Uranus: The primal Greek god personifying the sky. Birthed the first titans and Cronos. Killed by Cronos.

Hermes: The God of Transitions and Boundaries. Was the messenger god. Was a son of Zeus.

Dionysus: Greek God of grape harvest, winemaking, and wine. He was also the God of ritual madness and ecstasy.

Demeter: Part of the main Greek pantheon who served as the Goddess of the Harvest and Fertility

Eros: The Greek god of love. He is the son of Aphrodite and often depicted with Bow and Arrow that causes love.

Ares: The Greek God of War. Often respresents the physical and brutal aspects of war, in comparison to his sister Athena. Son of Zeus.

Helios: The personification of the Sun in Greek mythology. Was considered a titan and ruled over the sun. Raised the sun everyday by a chariot.

Hebe: The goddess of youth. Daughter of Zeus and Hera.

Pan: The god of the wild, shepherds and flocks, nature, of mountain wilds, hunting and rustic music, and companion of the nymphs.

Apollo: God of light and the sun, truth and prophecy, healing, plague, music, poetry, and more. Apollo is the son of Zeus.

Artemis: Artemis was one of the most widely venerated of the Ancient Greek deities. Goddess of the hunt, wild animals, wilderness, and childbirth. Daughter of Zeus and twin brother to Apollo.

Heracles: Was a divine hero in Greek mythology, the son of Zeus. He was known for many feats of Strength. Known as Hercules in later rome. Half-Man and Half-God.

Hephaestus: Greek god of technology, blacksmiths, craftsmen, artisans, sculptors, metals, metallurgy, fire and volcanoes. Son of Zeus. Married to Aphrodite.

Hestia: Goddess of the hearth, architecture, and the right ordering of domesticity, the family and the state. Daughter of Cronos.

Asclepius: The god of Medicine and Healing. Asclepius represents the healing aspect of the medical arts. Son of Apollo.

Athena:The goddess of wisdom, courage, inspiration, civilization, law and justice, just warfare, mathematics, strength, strategy, the arts, crafts, and skill. Daughter of Zeus.

Cronos: The leader of the titans, the mighty race that came before the gods, and the father of Hades, Zeus, and Poseidon. Thrown from earth rule by Zeus.

Ancient Greek Pantheon and Mythology


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