CLAS104 Lecture Notes - Lecture 7: Poseidon, Ophion, Oceanid

48 views3 pages

Document Summary

Poseidon and the sea deities (lecture slides 7) Recognized by his trident; he"s also a mature male with a full beard; and he has a chariot of horses. Odysseus: polyphemus (son of poseidon) pursues odysseus at the end of the. Argos: city of argos has a temple of hera (she"s the main goddess); there was a contest between hera and poseidon and poseidon lost, so he dried up all the rivers of argos. Athens: he was also rejected to be the patron god of athens, so he flooded the lowlands of athens. The sea (he"s the god of the sea) some people say he chose the sea while other says that lots were cast; when people sail or go fishing, they make sacrifices to. Earthquakes (he"s also the god of earthquakes) one of his epithets is earth shaker ; some people say he"s the god of uncontrollable natural forces.

Get access

Grade+
$40 USD/m
Billed monthly
Grade+
Homework Help
Study Guides
Textbook Solutions
Class Notes
Textbook Notes
Booster Class
10 Verified Answers
Class+
$30 USD/m
Billed monthly
Class+
Homework Help
Study Guides
Textbook Solutions
Class Notes
Textbook Notes
Booster Class
7 Verified Answers

Related Documents