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Zeus - King of the gods

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									Zeus: God of All Gods

Zeus was ruler of gods and mortals alike.

Zeus had many powers…
He was the Rain God

He was the Cloud Gatherer

He wielded the Thunderbolt

Symbols of Zeus

The Shield The Eagle Thunder

More Symbols of Zeus

Laurel

Bull

Rooster

Zeus

Olive Tree

Zeus Maia Hermes Zeus Leto Apollo Artemis Zeus Dione

Cronus - Rhea Hades Poseidon Hera Zeus Demeter Hestia

Athena
Persephone Ares Hebe Hephaestus

Aphrodite
Zeus Eurynome The 3 Graces Zeus Mnemosyne The 9 Muses

Zeus Maia Hermes Zeus Leto Apollo Artemis Zeus Dione

Cronus - Rhea Hades Poseidon Hera Zeus Demeter Hestia

Athena
Persephone Ares Hebe Hephaestus

Aphrodite
Zeus Eurynome The 3 Graces Zeus Mnemosyne The 9 Muses

Story of Zeus
-Cronus became leader of the Titans.

-Scared of being overthrown, Cronus, ate his children.
-Zeus grew up on Crete. -Zeus freed his siblings and defeated his father. -Zeus and his siblings became the mighty Olympians.

Rhea giving Cronus the stone

The temple of Zeus

STATUE OF ZEUS AT OLYMPIA

Why isn’t Zeus perfect?

Zeus in today’s society

Bibliography
1. Zeus in Greek Mythology. Online, Internet at http://www.loggia.com/myth/zeus.html (16 October 2003) 2. Greek Mythology – Greek Gods. Online, Internet at http://ringfilm.prohosting.com/history/content/greek%20gods.html (16 October 2003) 3. Greek Mythology: Zeus: Supreme King of Olympus. Online, Internet at http://www.romanceeverafter.com/greek_mythology.htm (16 October 2003)

4. Leadbetter, Ron. Zeus. Online, Internet at http://www.pantheon.org/articles/z/zeus.html (16 October 2003)
5. Zeus. Online, Internet at http://www.edu.pe.ca/gulfshore/heroes/html8imm/zeus/zeushist.htm (16 October 2003) 6. Zeus (Latin Jupiter). Online, Internet at http://www.princeton.edu/~rhwebb/zeus.html (20 October 2003) 7. Hunt, J.M. Greek Mythology. Online, Internet at http://www.desy.de/gna/interpedia/greek_myth/greek_myth.html (20 October 2003) 8. Symbols of Zeus. Online, Internet at http://hyper.vcsun.org/HyperNews/jhartzog/get/classics315/316.html?nogifs (20 October 2003) 9. Canova, Antonio. The Three (Graces). Sculpture. 1757-1822.

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