Why was Mount Olympus known as the home of Zeus?

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The ancient authors, e.g. Homer and Hesiodos, told us so.
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Where is Mount Olympus?

Mount Olympus is located in the north part of the mainland ofGreece and is the southeast part of a mountain complex which bearsthe name Pieria Ore - Πιέρια Όρη. Its highest peak is Mytikas at2918 m. The closest airport is the Thessaloniki International airport. The nearest (MORE)

What was each god on Mount Olympus known for?

Demeter, Goddess of Fertility. Hestia, Goddess of the Hearth Hades or Pluto, The king of the underworld he shares his name with. Poseidon, God of the Waters. Zeus, Ruler of Heaven. Aphrodite, the goddess of tender passions. Apollo, the god of prophecy and music. Leader of the Muses. Ar (MORE)

What guards the entrance to mount Olympus?

Horae, in Greco-Roman mythology, any one of the personifications of the seasons and goddesses of natural order; in the Iliad they were the custodians of the gates of Olympus. According to Hesiod, the Horae were the children of Zeus, the king of the gods, and Themis, a Titaness, and their names (MORE)

Is Mount Olympus in Greece?

Yes, Mount Olympus is in Northern Greece and it is the highest point in Greece. It was believed to be able to go past the heavens in height and was thus the mythological home to the gods and goddesses.

How do you get wine on master of Olympus Zeus?

There are multiple ways to get wine : . producing it : by producing the grapes and the wine or by buying the grapes and making the wine . buying the wine from another city : the wine is an luxury and therefore expensive . asking it from another city : you must have good relation with the ci (MORE)

What Was mount Olympus?

mount Olympus is the tallest mountain in Greece and people go to the top of the peak to pray to the gods because they believed the gods lived up there because that was the closest point they could get to

When did the Zeus rule Olympus?

All the time that the Greek believed in their gods, i.e. from time immemorial until Christianity took over about the 4th century AD.

Does Zeus live on mount Olympus?

Zeus was one of the Olympian gods, and all the Olympian gods livedon Mt. Olympus. There were twelve Olympians. They were: Zeus, Hera,Poseidon, Demeter, Athena, Apollo, Artemis, Ares, Aphrodite,Hephaestus, Hermes, and Dionysus. Hades was not considered one of the twelve Olympians, even thoughhe is on (MORE)

How many peaks are on Mount Olympus?

Mount Olympus highest peak is Mytikas rising to 2,919 meters high (9,577 feet). It is one of the highest peaks in Europe in terms of topographic prominence. It is located in the borders of Thessaly and Macedonia , about 100 km away from Thessaloniki, Greece's second largest city.

Who was on Mount Olympus?

Zeus Zeus is a Greek God, the most powerful one. Zeus' Roman name is Jupiter. Zeus did many things in his lifetime………… which is forever, because he's immortal. He saved all his siblings, overthrew his father, won the Titanomachy, had over 240 kids and over 155 girlfriends, a (MORE)

What does Artemis do on Mount Olympus?

She, with her brother Apollo, and father Zeus, are of the twelve Olympians, it is imagined that when something is happening upon the world, they watch and listen and decide what will happen; granted that they must have some interest in the events.

Why is mount Olympus home of the gods?

its because god is in the sky so other gods and goddesses want to go there too im not sure this is a right answer . its my opinion . post other opinions here now.

How do you get to mount Olympus on mythology island?

You have to get Hercules to help you, and he won't until after Zeus has the five sacred items. Go with Hercules to see Poseidon and Hades, and then come back so he can smash open the lock on the gate. On the trail, use the drachma from the Temple of Hades to buy a windbag from Aeolus.

How did you get to Mount Olympus in Greek mythology?

You must be a blood of a god to enter the gates. If you are mortal, then you must pray to them, worship them. That is what mortals did when they were on earth so they could be sent up to mount Olympus know to most people as Heaven. Just as the Underworld is Hell.

How do you get to mount Olympus in poptropica?

You have to talk to Hades and Poseidon after you get Hercules on your side. Then, after you get the two weapons (The Trident and the Helm of Darkness) He'll break the lock. Then you use the Drachma to buy a Wind Bag from Aeolus and fly up. If you miss, he'll give you a free refill.

How do you get into mount Olympus on mythology island?

You can only get through the gate with the help of Hercules. You have to collect the five sacred items, and Zeus will steal them. Then you go with Hercules to see Poseidon and Hades, and then you can open the gate.

How do you get to the top of mount Olympus on poptropica?

You have to talk to Hades and Poseidon after you get Hercules on your side. Then, after you get the two weapons (The Trident and the Helm of Darkness) He'll break the lock. Then you use the Drachma to buy a Wind Bag from Aeolus and fly up. If you miss, he'll give you a free refill. Then go up

Do the Gods of Mount Olympus exist?

No, they are not As real as any other god. Of course they don't! They are just a myth. Though some peoplestill believe in them, they're NOT real. That's exactly like saying that Jesus wasn't real, thatGod/Allah/Buddha isn't real, that the God and the Goddess don'texist. By saying that the Olymp (MORE)

Where is the key to mount Olympus in mythology?

ok the truth is you never get the key. you open it another way. what you have to do is get all five items then you go back to the tree of immortality and then something will happen but i dont want to spoil it for you :) then you go back to Hercules and he will help you. first you have to go to the u (MORE)

How do you get to the top of mount Olympus?

You must first buy the wind bag, after getting the coin. You may get free wind refills. You have to jump from rock to rock, and then light the statues up all the way. And then Zeus will appear. If you don't know how to unlock the gate, you must get Hercules' help. He will break the lock. He will be (MORE)

How do you get on mount Olympus on Mythology island?

After you get the 5 sacred items (the flower, the ring, the pearl, the scale and the whisker) and return them to the Tree of Immortality, you find that Zeus is only using you to gain power. Go to Herc's Hero Hut and now Hercules will agree to help you. You will need the Touchscreen Mirror from the (MORE)

Why did Zeus live on Mount Olympus?

He lived on Mount Olympus because Kronos lived on the biggestmountain in Greece Mount Othrys. But when they destroyed it Zeusdecided to make another Kingdom on the next much smaller mountain.Mount Olympus!!!

Where is Mount Olympus in Percy Jackson?

Mount Olympus is located on top of the Empire State Building in New York. It is mentioned several times in the Percy Jackson books that it is on the 600th floor.

What was Persephone's role on Mount Olympus?

Now im not very sure, but according to some research im doing for an assignment, i found out that most of the time she wasn't on mt. Olimpus, because she was the goddess of spring. she needed to be with the world to make it better. the other months where things were not being harvested and planted, (MORE)

Does mythical mount Olympus move?

No; its not mythical either. See link? These stuff are from Wiki Answery: Hey, it is mythical and all! Ok, so maybe the gods were not real ( just MAYBE ) , but that does not mean that they were not mythical! Oh, and to the person who asked the nice question: To Greek people, probably yes, becaus (MORE)

How do you teleport you and Hercules to mount Olympus?

You just go to the water place and make sure you have the little star fish and go right and put the star fish on the little holder. Then go left and talk to the goddess who has roses in her hair. Finish the test and you'll get a mirror that will teleport you.

When was mount olympus found?

In Greek mythology, Mount Olympus was formed and inhabited by theGreek gods. Since this mountain is over 1,000 years old, we canestimate that it was discovered in the B.C. time era.

Where aNd what is mount Olympus?

Mount Olympus is where all of the Greek Gods and Goddesses live. In the movie "Percy Jackson and the Lightning Thief", Mount Olympus is on the 600th floor of the Empire State building.

What and where was Mount Olympus?

It was the home of the gods, in Greece Mount Olympus is the highest mountain in Greece and it's on the border between Thessaly and Macedonia, about 100 kilometres away from greece's second largest city.

Why did Zeus toss Hephaestus out of Olympus?

Many variations of this myth. Some say Hera through him off Olympus and Zeus covered for her but the general idea is that it is because Hephaestus was not pretty and the Olympian Gods were generally really vain. Meaning that they valued looks, Hephaestus was ugly therefore he was thrown from a mount (MORE)