Daughter of Zeus and Metis, Domain over intellectual activities. She taught man to use tools.
Lord of the Sea,chose Thetis to be his queen - they had Achilles. Created the first horse for Demeter
a nereid/water nymph chosen to be Poseidon's queen, she protected Hephaestus when he was thrown from Olympus
given a special punishment in Tartarus. He is destined to push a rock up a hill and never reach the top, every time he is halfway up the hill, rock breaks away and rolls down the hill
Field of Asphodel
large field shaded by black poplars. Here lives the dead- heroes, slaves, priests, shepherds, soldiers, cowards. They wander back and forth aimlessly and await judgment, most will return to this field
Furies, Hags with snaky hair, redhot eyes and yellow teeth. They whipped the flesh of their victims and tortured people to commit suicide, increasing Hades kingdom
Erinyes =Hags with snaky hair, redhot eyes and yellow teeth. They whipped the flesh of their victims and tortured people to commit suicide, increasing Hades kingdom
Demeter and Zeus's daughter, she took charge of the flowers. She was kidnapped by Hades. Since she ate 6 pomegranate seeds during her ordeal, she had to spend 6 months of each year in the underworld with Hades
Glimpsed Artemis bathing in a stream. Artemis changed him into a stag and had her hounds tear him to pieces
A nymph of Artemis that Zeus seduced. Artemis changed her into a she bear and whistled to her dogs. Zeus set Callisto in the stars, still in her bear form so Hera would not be jealous
the snake that pursued Leto, Apollo killed him with arrows at the oracle of Delphi, a sacred place.
oracles of Mother Earth
Priestesses who lived at Delphi, trained from infancy and the Gods consulted them.
Annual Games Apollo instituted to make up for killing the Python at the oracle of Delphia
a satyr who was an excellent musician. Apollo challenged him to contest because Apollo liked to think he was the best musician. Apollo ended up winning when he insisted that each musician play his instrument upside down and sing at the same time. Marsyas could not play the flute upside down and sing too. Apollo could play the Lyre upside down and sing.
the stream that gushed from the tree that Marsyas's skin was nailed too when he lost the contest to Apollo
crested dancers, lithe young men who shaved their hair into a forelock and danced at great festivals
White crows go black
a crow delivered the news that Coronis was entertaining Ischys when she was pregnant with Apollo's child. Apollo scorched its feathers and crows became black forever more
son of Apollo and Coronis, he became a physician and took excellent care of the sick and elderly. Zeus killed him when Hades got mad that Asclepius was saving too many patients. Apollo then killed the cyclopes. Leto interceded and Apollo and Ascelpius were restored.
Hermes created this instrument out of tortoise shell and one of Apollo's cows. He presented it to Apollo as a gift since he killed one of the cows.