To find his dad, Odysseus.
Athena protects him.
Athena disguises herself as a young spritely shepherd as she walks up to Odysseus on the Ithacan beach.
Athena disguised Odysseus so no one will recognize him.
She treated Odysseus very well. Without Athena, Odysseus would not have made it home.
Athena was one of the main gods of Ithaca. Odysseus prayed to Athena and eventually befriended her. Athena trusts Odysseus enough to let him see her, unlike other mortals.
Athena instructs Odysseus that he must tell Telemachus his story. She said to Odysseus: "High-born son of Laertes, ready Odysseus, tell now your story to your son. Hide it no longer. Then having planned the suitors' death and doom, go forward both of you into the famous city. And I myself will not be far away, for I am eager for the combat."
Odysseus talk to athena and athena tells him
I believe it's because Athena pities and likes Odysseus.
Athena disguised Odysseus as an old beggar with her goddess powers.Athena disguised Odysseus as an old beggar with her goddess powers.
Athena helps Odysseus defeat the suitors.
the blind prophet.
Athena was the goddess that favored Odysseus
Odysseus and Athena have a close relationship throughout "The Odyssey". Athena acts as Odysseus' protector and helps him greatly throughout the course of the story because she sympathizes with him and wants him to get home safely.
Athena is the goddess of war and Odysseus was in the war. It is her responsibility to help him.
She was the goddess of heroes and she favored, Odysseus.
Athena helps Odysseus as well as Telemachus
The greatest ally of Odysseus was Athena.