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What difficulties does Tiresias predict for the journey to come?

He predicts that Poseidon is not going to throw him off track, but take him to the herd of Helios. If Odysseus and his men do not take any cattle then they will sail back ho (MORE)

What is blind tiresias' prophecy to Odysseus?

1. Much sadness lies ahead because of Poseidon 2. One narrow straight will get you through, Scylla and Charybdis, but restrain your crew 3.Then you'll get to the land of Helio (MORE)

What seems to be Tiresias' philosophical attitude in 'Oedipus Rex' and 'Antigone'?

That mortals must respect the gods and obey divinely expressed will seems to be Teiresias' philosophical attitude in " Oedipus Rex " by Sophocles (495 B.C.E. - 405 B.C.E.). (MORE)

What does tiresias tell Odysseus to when he finally reaches home?

Odysseus did not see the spirit if Tiresias when he finally reached home. He saw it when he was in Italy. He foretells Odysseus's fate: that he will return home, reclaim his w (MORE)