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Greek Mythology: “Nemesis, the Goddess of Revenge”.-

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►Greek Mythology: “Nemesis, the Goddess of Revenge”:
“Justice and Divine Vengeance Pursuing Crime” by Pierre-Paul Prud’hon. (1808).

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Romulus and Remus - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Romulus and Remus

Romulus and Remus are the twin brothers and main characters of Rome's foundation myth. Their mother is Rhea Silvia, daughter of Numitor, king of Alba Longa. Before their conception, Numitor's brother Amulius seizes power, kills Numitor's male heirs and forces Rhea Silvia to become a Vestal Virgin, sworn to chastity.

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The founders of Roma

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Narcissus (mythology) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Narcissus (mythology)

This article is about the hunter who fell in love with his own reflection. For the plant genus (Daffodils), see Narcissus (plant). In Greek mythology, Narcissus (; Greek: Νάρκισσος, Narkissos) was a hunter from the territory of Thespiae in Boeotia who was renowned for his beauty.

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Amazons - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Amazons - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

The Amazons ( Greek: Ἀμαζόνες, Amazónes, singular Ἀμαζών, Amazōn), also known as Oiorpata in Iranian and Scythian, are a nation of all-female warriors in Greek mythology and Classical antiquity. Herodotus placed them in a region bordering Scythia in Sarmatia (modern territory of Ukraine). Other historiographers place them in Anatolia, or sometimes Libya.

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Atlas (mythology) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Atlas (mythology)

In contexts where a Titan and a Titaness are assigned each of the seven planetary powers, Atlas is paired with Phoebe and governs the moon.[not in citation given ] Hyginus emphasises the primordial nature of Atlas by making him the son of Aether and Gaia.

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He has the world on his shoulders... What a strong guy!!!

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Welcome to the Online World of Rick Riordan!

Welcome to the Online World of Rick Riordan! | Greek Mythology | Scoop.it
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Here are Rick Riordan's books!! Let's read it!! :)

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Greek mythology - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Greek mythology - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Greek mythology is the body of myths and teachings that belong to the ancient Greeks, concerning their gods and heroes, the nature of the world, and the origins and significance of their own cult and ritual practices. It was a part of the religion in ancient Greece.

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Arion

Arion | Greek Mythology | Scoop.it

Arion also Areion is the famous creature depicted as  a winged magnificent horse in Greek mythology, known as the ‘Swift Horse, Divine in Origin..

 

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http://www.theoi.com/Ther/HipposAreion.html

http://www.mythicalcreaturesguide.com/page/Arion


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(EN) - Greek Mythology | mythweb.com

(EN) - Greek Mythology | mythweb.com | Greek Mythology | Scoop.it

"Welcome to Mythweb. This site is devoted to the heroes, gods and monsters of Greek mythology. Please note that Mythweb does not pretend to cover all the characters of Greek mythology. Joel Skidmore."


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Melissa Hobbs's curator insight, March 26, 2015 4:18 PM

Students can learn about different myths and Greek gods using this page. 

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The Story Of The Greek Titans And Gods

This is the story of how the titans came to be and how zeus became the ruler of the gods and mankind. Song 1- Intro Song-"The Haunted Hotel" by SackJo22 (fea...
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Percy Jackson and the Greek Gods by Rick Riordan- review - The Guardian

Percy Jackson and the Greek Gods by Rick Riordan- review - The Guardian | Greek Mythology | Scoop.it
the master of the ready read foundation: 'Read this insightful book on the gods of Olympus, Percy Jackson And The Greek Gods'
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A good book to learn things about Greek Mythology

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Encyclopedia Mythica: mythology, folklore, and religion.

The premier encyclopedia on mythology, folklore, and religion.

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Perseus - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Perseus

Perseus Abode Argos Symbol Medusa's head Consort Andromeda Parents Zeus and Danaë Siblings Ares, Athena, Apollo, Artemis, Aphrodite, Dionysus, Hebe, Hermes, Heracles, Helen of Troy, Hephaestus, Minos, the Muses, the Graces Children Perses, Heleus, Alcaeus, Sthenelus, Electryon, Mestor, Cynurus, Gorgophone, Autochthe Mount Pegasus Because of the obscurity of the name Perseus and the legendary character of its bearer, most etymologists pass it by, on the presumption that it might be pre-Greek; however, the name of Perseus' native city was Greek and so were the names of his wife and relatives.

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Midas - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Midas

The most famous King Midas is popularly remembered in Greek mythology for his ability to turn everything he touched with his hand into gold. This came to be called the Golden touch, or the Midas touch. The Phrygian city Midaeum was presumably named after this Midas, and this is probably also the Midas that according to Pausanias founded Ancyra.

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Persephone - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Persephone - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia | Greek Mythology | Scoop.it
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Hades' wife... she was so brave.

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Greek Mythology - Ancient History - HISTORY.com

Greek Mythology - Ancient History - HISTORY.com | Greek Mythology | Scoop.it
Find out more about the history of Greek Mythology, including videos, interesting articles, pictures, historical features and more. Get all the facts on HISTORY.com
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Chiron

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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.

 

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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...

 

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(EN) - Mythology Guide: A dictionary of Greek and Roman Myths | online-mythology.com

(EN) - Mythology Guide: A dictionary of Greek and Roman Myths | online-mythology.com | Greek Mythology | Scoop.it

"Welcome to Mythology Guide. We have collected information on Greek and Roman myths. You can find information on our selection of topics by clicking on the appropriate god or myth name below."


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Greek Mythology: “The Moirae” (“The Three Fates”).-

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►Greek Mythology: “The Moirae” (“The Three Fates”):
“The Triumph of Death”, or “The Three Fates”. Flemish tapestry (probably Brussels, 1510-1520).

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THEOI GREEK MYTHOLOGY, Exploring Mythology & the Greek Gods in Classical Literature & Art

THEOI GREEK MYTHOLOGY, Exploring Mythology & the Greek Gods in Classical Literature & Art | Greek Mythology | Scoop.it
Greek Mythology, the Greek Gods, Heroes & Fabulous Creatures : Illustrated biographies of characters from Greek mythology & religion, with quotes from classical texts and pictures from ancient art.

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John Ward's curator insight, January 20, 2014 5:18 AM

Welcome to the Theoi Project, a site exploring Greek mythology and the gods in classical literature and art. The aim of the project is to provide a comprehensive, free reference guide to the gods (theoi), spirits (daimones), fabulous creatures (theres) and heroes of ancient Greek mythology and religion.

 
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Útil recurso para comprender los mitos, conocer sus fuentes escritas y explorar imágenes de su iconografía