SO these creatures may have actually existed…probably not… Number 10. The Cyclops. The cyclops were primordial giants, that were said to have been born from Gaia, the Earth… They were said to possess great strength and ferocity. Fearing their power, the cyclops were thrown into the pits of Tartarus, by their father Uranus… The monsters remained in prison when the titan Cronus overthrew Uranus, and became the ruler of the universe. It was only when the Olympians came to power, did the cyclops find freedom… Zeus released three Cyclops from the dark pit of Tartarus, who in turn would craft thunderbolts for him…
The Garden of the Hesperides – Josephine Marlin: Origins update Now we’re goin’ places, The #GardenoftheHesperides. #Hera’s garden. The #Hesperides are knows as the #DaughtersoftheEvening and that explains so much about Theo’s visit to bury the #Swaddling #Theodora and #Athena are headed for #Vila’s #GardenofMen to ask her to open a #Portal for them Everything […]
Today we look at the story of the first female created in Greek mythology, Pandora. We examine why she was created and how she doomed and saved humanity with her box.
Having monsters to fight, that’s what makes a hero. Luckily for the heroes, the Ancient Greek mythology had the strangest, coolest, most terrifying creatures and monsters ranging from Dragons, Giants, Demons and Ghosts, to multi-formed creatures such as the Sphinx, Minotaurs, Centaurs, Manticores and Chimera. There were also many fabulous animals such as the Nemean […]