Crete-Mythology

The Minotaur

Androgeus, son of Minos, had been killed by the Athenians, who were jealous of the victories he had won at the Panathenaic festival. Others say he was killed at Marathonby the Cretan bull, his mother’s former

Zeus and Europa

The Myths of Crete     Early in the myths of Argos the priestess Io came to Egypt, had a son Epaphos by Zeus, and married the king of Egypt.  Libya, the daughter

Mythology Crete

CRETAN MYTHOLOGY What must primitive man have felt when, cocooned in the protection of his cave, he looked out and saw lightning flashing in the middle of a storm? Or just as