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Notebook, 1993-

ANCIENT GREEK CULTURE

[From: Kyriazis, Constantine D. Eternal Greece. Translated by Harry T. Hionides. A Chat Publication.]

Asclepios - Atlas - Boreas - Charites - Cybele - Dryads - Eos - Erinyes - Eros - Gaea - Gigantes - Gorgons - Hades - Harpies - Hebe - Helios - Hermaphroditus - Hestia - Horae - Iris - Kronos - Maenads - Moirai - Muses - Naiads - Nereids - Nereus - Nymphs - Oceanides - Oceanos - Pan - Persephone - Priapus - Prometheus - Rhea - Satyrs - Seilenoi - Seilenos - Selene - Themis - Thetis - Triton - Zephyros

Eos

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Eos [Aurora] was the rosy-fingered dawn of Homer. Daughter of Hyperion and Theia, and sister of the Sun and Moon, she had many consorts and lovers, and gave birth to [p. 46] numerous offspring. Although the wife of Tithonus, she had amorous ties with Orion, Cepehalus, and Clitus. In art, the goddess appears usually as winged and driving a chariot with two or four horses, or holding the reigns in her hands and preceding the chariot of Helios. [pp. 46-47]

[Kyriazis, Constantine D. Eternal Greece. Translated by Harry T. Hionides. A Chat Publication.]




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