Chiron | They were here and might return | Scoop.it
Chiron is the father of the medical art in Greek mythology, for without him there would be no medicine. It was Chiron, the wise old Centaur, who taught the art of healing to Asclepius and others.

 

Much more:

http://www.theoi.com/Georgikos/KentaurosKheiron.html

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chiron

 

Note: Sagittarius in the picture is the most tantamount Kheiron I still remember from those ancient days...... Kheiron was the wiset Centaur; a fierce warrior and a guru...

 

See the Ichthyocentauri:

http://bit.ly/Lyg5Gv