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Greek Mythology Lesson Day 2 - Apollo


Who is Apollo?

Apollo is the Olympian god of light, music and poetry, healing and plagues, prophecy and knowledge, order and beauty, archery and agriculture. An embodiment of the Hellenic ideal of kalokagathia, he is harmony, reason and moderation personified, a perfect blend of physical superiority and moral virtue.

What did he rule over? 

Apollo ruled over the Music, the Prophecy, the Healing and the Archery.

Where did Apollo live?

His home was Mount Olympus.

How many children did Apollo have?

Apollo had 4 children: Asclepius, Troilus, Aristaeus and Orpheus.

Who where the consorts of Apollo?

Apollo's consorts were Coronis, Marpessa, Cassandra, Daphne, Cyparissus and Hyacinthus.

What where he symbols of Apollo?

Apollo's symbols were the Lyre, the Bow and arrows, the Laurel wreath, the Python and the Raven.

Which were the sacred plants of Apollo?

sacred plants were the Laurel, the Larkspur and the Cypress.



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