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Why was odeipus tortured by the erinnyes?

In Sophocles's play, Oedipus at Colonus, Oedipus is not tortured by the Erinyes.He is led to the village of Colonus by Antigone, his daughter. A villager demands that they leave because that ground is sacred to the Erinyes. Oedipus recognised… Full Answer

How many ancient Greeks gods are there?

There are 12 Greek Gods: Zeus, Poseidon, Hades, Hestia, Hera, Aris, Athena, Apollo, Aphrodite, Hermes, Artemis, Hephaestus plus there are the other minor greek gods: Demeter, Persephone, Dionysus, Eros, Hebe, Eris, Helios, Thanatos, Pan, Nemesis,The Graces(three), The Muses(nine), The Erinnyes(three)… Full Answer

How are poinsettias pollinated?

The plant itself and pollinators are options when poinsettias (Euphorbia pulcherrima) want to be pollinated. Specifically, each poinsettia has both female and male organs on the plant. The male organs tend to be made up of five (5) pollen-producing flowers… Full Answer

Name all Greek gods?

I cant name them ALL, but I'll try: Zeus, Ares, Aphrodite, Artemis, Apollo, Dionysus, Hades, Hestia, Hera, Hermes, Hephaestus,Poseidon, Demeter, Phersephone, Eros, Hebe, Eris, Helios, Thanatos, Pan, Nemisis, The Graces, The Muses, The Erinnyes, The Fates...etc. Full Answer