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In Greek and Roman Mythologies

Who or what was Asclepius?

A greek god of medicine and healing. He had five daughters and the cock was sacred to him. They often sacrificed it at his alter. He started asclepians which are like greek be (MORE)
In Greek and Roman Mythologies

Who is related to Asclepius?

\n. \n. \nApollo, the Olympian god, was his father.\n. \nΥγεία - Hygeia = Health, Πανάκεια - Panakea = Therapy, medical treatment, Π(MORE)
In Greek and Roman Mythologies

What ancient Greek god was Asclepius?

Asclepius was the god of medicine and healing. his attribute was the rod with a snake coiling around it, the same is used as the symbol for the EMTs.
In Greek and Roman Mythologies

What was asclepius personality traits?

He was thought to have a caring, healing, compassionate personality (but no records of his personality traits exist).
In Greek and Roman Mythologies

What is the difference of the rod of asclepius and the caduceus?

The rod of Asclepius is a rod with a single snake coiled around it. The Caduceus is a winged staff with two snakes intertwined around it. Asclepius was the Greek god of m (MORE)
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What is the moral of asclepius myth?

The moral of Asclepius is to not mess with `natural orders`= quotation of zeus In the myth as he messed with natural orders of bringing back the dead zeus destroyed him with a (MORE)
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Is asclepius an olympian?

No, he isn't. He's the son of Apollo and some other person which I forgot. There are twelve Olympians
In Greek and Roman Mythologies

Who wrote the myths about Asclepius?

No one knows who created they myths. They are the products of oraltradition that goes back hundreds of years before they are everwritten down.
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What is the cult of asclepius?

The ancient Greek religious cult which worshiped the god Asclepius,god of medicine and healing. Asclepius represents the healing aspect of the medical arts; hisdaughters are (MORE)
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Who was the mother of Asclepius?

Assuming you're talking about the soon of Apollo his mother waseither Coronis (daughter of Phlegyas) - or - Arsinoe (daughter of Leucippus).