hephaestus · god of fire and metalworking   Hephaestus was the god of fire, metalworking, stone masonry, forges and the art of sculpture. He was the son of Zeus and Hera and married to Aphrodite by Zeus to prevent a war of the gods fighting for her hand. He was a smithing god, making all of the weapons for Olympus and acting as a blacksmith for the gods. Hephaestus’s ugly appearance was the reason Zeus chose him to marry Aphrodite, but despite this she had many affairs with both gods and…

hephaestus · god of fire and metalworking Hephaestus was the god of fire, metalworking, stone masonry, forges and the art of sculpture. He was the son of Zeus and Hera and married to Aphrodite by Zeus to prevent a war of the gods fighting for her.

sexism? where?

This irony and double standard describes the relationship between Jupiter and Juno. Jupiter is very famous for having many mistresses while Juno stayed loyal to her husband and playing the role of wife.

An almost, sort of complete Greek God family tree. (Though there are wayyyy too many of them...)

The Almost Complete Greek God Family Tree

Parthenon frieze: Zeus and Hera | Marble relief from the Parthenon (Athens). British Museum, London

Zeus and Hera, marble relief from the Parthenon frize from ancient Athens - at the British Museum

Zeus and Hera by juli3e on deviantART

Zeus and Hera: A piece I did for my senior final. Supposedly represent the love they struggled and shared with each others. Enjoy ^^ Zeus and Hera

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