Traditional Greek images and statuary show Athena in typical noble Greek woman's dress with the addition of a hoplite's open-face helmet. Athena appears to be dressed in a blend of men's armor and women's clothing, thoug...
The Goddess Athena's weaknesses were that she lacked compassion, was too ruled by intellect and was out of touch with emotions. The Roman name for Athena was Minerva.
The Roman counterpart to the Greek goddess Athena was Minerva. Famous for her keen wit and wisdom, she is the patron goddess of arts and crafts.
Athena is a Greek virgin goddess and daughter of Zeus. She is the goddess of reason, intelligent activity, arts and literature. Greek mythology credits her with inventing the bridle, which permitted man to tame horses.
Ancient Greek gods and goddesses include Zeus, Hera, Hades, Apollo, Artemis, Poseidon, Aphrodite, Athena and many more. Zeus, often called the “Father of Gods and men," was king of Mount Olympus, the home of the Greek go...
In Greek mythology, Athena is the goddess of arts, wisdom, literature, war, defense and heroism, and she became patron saint of Athens, turned Arakhne into a spider, helped heroes in their quests and participated in the ...
Ancient Greek actors wore masks to represent the various characters they played, to help them project their voices and to help people sitting in seats far from the stage have some sense of character expression.