Who were the children Cronus ate?
Demeter, Hera, Hades, Hestia, and Poseidon. He tried to devour Zeus also but his mother Rhea prevented that with a trick. She gave a stone wrapped in clothes and said that it was Zeus, Cronus ate it and Zeus was hidden in a cave on mount Ida. ...
In what ways does rhea trick cronus?
Rhea bore Cronus six children, of which he ate the first five right after birth, because he had been told that one of his offspring would dethrone him. When Rhea's sixth child, Zeus, was born, she gave Cronus a stone wrapped in cloth and hid the baby in a cave in Crete, where others raised him. ...
Asked in Planetary Science
Why was the planet Saturn named after Saturn?
There was once a greek god called Saturn or otherwise known as Cronus.This cronus had a suckle in his arm and wasn't a hero.He ate every baby his wife had except for Jupiter, Neptune and Pluto. His mother tricked him by putting a stone and then Cronus was overpowered. . ...
Asked in Poseidon (Neptune)
Why did Poseidon hate cronus?
Poseidon hated Cronus because Cronus was the Titan Lord and the Lord of Time. Not to mention he was his father. When Cronus had children with his wife, the gods, he feared they would overthrow him like he did his father. So he ate them. Including Posedon. That doesn't exactlt create a good relationship. That's why Poseidon hates Cronus ...
Asked in Greek and Roman Mythologies
What are the circumstances of Hestia's birth?
Hestia is the Greek goddess of the hearth fire, hence presiding over domestic life. She is the eldest sister of Zeus and the oldest daughter of Rhea and Cronus. Rhea gave birth to 5 children, but Cronus ate them all. When the sixth child was born, Rhea hid him and gave Cronus a wrapped-up stone, which he ate. After the child, Zeus, had grown up, he gave his father a medicine which made him throw up the first 5 children. Unharmed!...
Asked in Aphrodite (Venus), Apollo, Ares (Mars)
What greek god ate his wife and got a headach from it?
No Greek god ate his wife. But Cronus the husband of Rhea ate his & her children because he feared they would overpower him or overthrow him off his throne. ...
Asked in Hades (Pluto)
Why did Cronus swallow Hades?
Why did cronus swallow his children? Let ME explain this better. Cronus was told that the next son he would have would kill him and rule the gods. So, cronus ate his 5 children. But his wife hid the last child and gave cronus a rock instead of Zues and when he was old enough he had metis create a potion that would make cronus spit up the children he had swallowed. After the gods/godesses were out of cronus they all fought...
Asked in Greek and Roman Mythologies
Did Hera get along with her parents Cronus and Rhea?
her parents were titans and the gods didn't get on with the titans at all. they kinda went to war so... Answer 2: Also Cronus ate Hera, remember? ...
Asked in Zeus (Jupiter)
Who was Cronus and what did he do with all of Zeus' brothers and sisters?
he was Zeus's dad and he ate all his brothers and sisters
Who were Cronus and Rhea?
They were the King and Queen of the Titans The mother (Rhea) and father (Cronus) of Zeus, Poseidon, and Hades. He ate Poseidon and Hades, but Rhea saved Zeus with help from Gaia (god of earth, mother of Cronus and Rhea) and Zeus came back and cut open Cronus. The he took his brothers out of his stomach, threw Cronus into the pit of Tartarus, and established Mt. Olympus. ...
What did Cronus do to all his children and how was he fooled by rhea?
Cronus ate all of his children for fear that one of them would over throw him for power one day, as predicted by his mother Gaea. This was payback for what Cronus did to his own father Uraneus. Cronus wife Rhea got tired of having her kids eaten. So she tricked Cronus from eating the last child (Zeus) and fed him a rock instead. ...