poseidon

From God Of The Sea To Maserati: The Legacy Of Poseidon

Poseidon Soter was prayed to as the savior and protector of sailors and mariners. Poseidon was also connected to nymphs, and so Nymphayaetis was prayed to by individuals who wanted to influence the nymphs. The most common epithet was Poseidon Aegaeus which recognized Poseidon as the lord of Aegae and the Aegean Sea where his golden palace lay on the seafloor. Poseidon was the god of the sea, earthquakes, floods, drought and horses. In Greek mythology, bulls were sacrificed to Poseidon as effectively as other gods. We can see that ancient Greeks thought of enjoy as one of the most...