26th November 2019

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What are some interesting facts about Zeus?

Facts about Zeus
  • Zeus became the ruler of heaven and earth after a revolt against his father, Kronos.
  • He is the father of Athena, who is said to have sprung from his head.
  • Hades and Poseidon were his brothers.
  • His wife Hera was also his sister.

Subsequently, one may also ask, what is interesting about Zeus?

Zeus and his brothers overthrew Cronus and he became the supreme god of Olympus, and the king of all gods and men. Interesting Zeus Facts: Zeus' siblings were Hades, Poseidon, Demeter, Hera and Hestia. Zeus' parents Rhea and Cronus were human-shaped giants called Titans.

What is the symbolism of Zeus?

Zeus (Greek: Ζευς) is the King of the Olympians and God of the Sky, Weather, Thunderstorms, Lightning bolts, Winds and Clouds. He is also the God of Law, Order, Justice, Human Fate and the Human Race. Zeus is called the "Father of the Gods" and "King of all". His symbols are the thunderbolt, eagle, bull, and oak.
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