Why do we use?
Before man discovered all we know today about the stars and planets, they used theto tell a story. Constellations are like a dot to dot puzzle. People connected the stars to form pictures of their gods. They also created some wonderful, mythical stories to go along with these heavenly pictures.
What do scientists and astronomers have learned about the universe?
As scientists and astronomers have learned more about the universe, we look at the stars in a much different way. Even so, the legends, gods, and myths associated with these tiny points of light that spread across the evening sky are still quite fascinating.
How are Virgo and Libra connected?
Virgo and Libra are connected in a way no two other constellations are. Much of this has to do with the debate over exactly what Virgo represents, but to completely understand Libra, one needs to know that Astraea the Star Goddess is the figure in the Virgo constellation. The constellation of Libra is a set of scales.
Who is Ares in Greek mythology?
Ares is found in Greek mythology as a god of war. He had a sister named Athena. Athena was a goddess of war, but she wasn’t exactly like her brother. She was a very disciplined and strategic goddess while her brother was destructive and chaotic. Greeks used Ares and Athena to represent the two sides of war.
Does Cerus speak to Cerus?
One spring day he was stomping through a field of freshly bloomed flowers. This is where Persephone, the spring goddess, found him. Even though a bull cannot speak, Cerus appears to be able to understand her. She has a calming effect on the bull.
Why do people connect stars?
People connected the stars to form pictures of their gods. They also created some wonderful, mythical stories to go along with these heavenly pictures. The myths of the constellations are tales about gods and monsters as well as villains and heroes.
What is the myth of Aries?
Aries. When it comes to Aries, there are two distinctly different stories associated with the name. One is the myth of Aries the Ram while the other is the story of the Greek god named Ares. When referring to the god, Aries is often spelled “Ares.”. The zodiac sign of Aries is a combination of the two stories.
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