Many modern societies and even other mythologies have been strongly influenced by Greek mythology. We can find many references to it throughout modern life in literature, arts, philosophy, psychology, science, languages and religion.
This video is an attempt to explain and summarize this beautiful mythology in the simplest way possible in only 8 minutes.
We will cover every god and goddess in Greek mythology: the primordial gods, the titans, the Olympians, and even the Greek demigods and heroes!
———– Content of this video —————————-
00:00 – Intro
00:27 – The Primordial gods
01:46 – The Twelve Titans
03:25 – The Titans: 2nd generation
04:30 – The Twelve Olympians
06:10 – Demigods & Heroes
07:14 – Honorable mentions
– This video focuses on the most important figures of every generation of gods in Greek mythology in general.
– This video is divided into four chapters:
1- Greek primordial gods (first generation of gods): Chronos, Ananke, Chaos, Eros, Gaia, Erebus, Nyx, Aether, Hemera, Thanatos, Hypnos, Uranus, Pontus & Ourea.
2- The Titans(second generation of gods): Oceanus, Tethys, Hyperion , Theia , Coeus , Phoebe , Cronus , Rhea, Themis, Mnemosyne – the Muses-, Crius, Iapetus, Atlas, Epimetheus-Pandora-, Prometheus, Eos, Selene, Helios , Leto, Perses & Hecate.
3- The Twelve Olympians(Third & fourth generation of gods):
Zeus, Hera, Poseidon, Demeter, Athena, Apollo, Artemis, Ares, Hephaestus, Aphrodite, Hermes, Dionysus, Hestia & Hades.
4- Greek Demigods & Heroes:
Heracles, Achilles, Bellerophon, Perseus, Theseus, Jason, Atalanta & Helen.
* Plus honorable mentions: Kratos, Tartarus, Dike, Persephone, Orion, Nike, Circe, Iris & Adonis.
– Topics in this video:
The Greek creation myth.
Greek mythology family tree.
Major Greek gods and goddesses.
The evolution of the Greek pantheon.
List of the top Greek gods, goddesses & heroes
Greek legends & myths.
Music: Egmont Overture by Kevin MacLeod is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 license. https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/
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