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What is the meaning of the constellation Ara?
Ara is a small constellation located in the southern sky. Its name means 鈥渢he altar鈥?in Latin. The constellation represents the altar used by Zeus and other Greek gods to swear a vow of allegiance before they went to war against Cronus and the Titans.
Why did Zeus put the altar among the stars?
Zeus placed the altar among the stars to commemorate the gods鈥?victory. In another story, Ara represents the altar of Lycaon, the king of Arcadia who decided to test Zeus by serving him a meal of a dismembered child, and later tried to do away with the god while he slept.
What is the significance of Altair in Indian astrology?
In India, Altair with its two flanking stars, Beta and Gamma (Tarazed and Alshain), in tradition represent the celestial footprints of the god Vishnu. Altair is separated from the similar looking (but brighter) star Vega in the constellation Lyra by the great starlit band of the Milky Way.