Ares The Story of Ares The mythical story and history of Ares by E.M. Berens. The Mythical Story of Ares Ares, the son of Zeus and Hera, was the god of war, who gloried in strife for its own sake; he loved the tumult and havoc of the battlefield, and delighted in slaughter and extermination; in fact he presents no benevolent aspect which could possibly react favourably upon human life.
Ares and the giant Mimon, Athenian red-figure kylix C5th B.C., Antikensammlung Berlin ARES was the Olympian god of war, battlelust and manliness. This page presents general myths featuring the god including his birth, role in the Titan and Giant Wars, capture by the Aloadai twins, and conflicts with the hero Herakles.
And Ares of the Mighty Heart. Ares, the Greek God of War who is better known as the Roman god named Mars. Ares was the child of Hera and Zeus, born of an immaculate conception. You see Hera was rather jealous of Zeus who was able to conceive a child, Dionysus, by putting the child into his thigh after the mother died.
The Dragon of Ares and the Foundation of Thebes When Zeus, the King of gods abducted Europe, her brother Cadmus began searching for her everywhere.Soon he reached the city of Delphi, where he encountered the god Apollo, who told Cadmus to stop his quest and follow an cow.Wherever Cadmus would see the cow kneel, right there he was meant to establish a city.
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Ares was the biological father of at least three of Hercules’ enemies: Cycnus, Lycaon, and Diomedes. Ares had a sister named Eris, who was the Goddess of Discord. Hebe, another sister of his, was the Goddess of Youth. Ares rarely figures into mythology stories, but when he does, he usually suffers some form of humiliation.
Ares appears in two different stories in this anthology series featuring Wonder Woman. In the first, "Casualties of War," Wonder Woman is attacked by a dragon that is later revealed to have been a pawn of Ares. In the second story, "Vendetta," Ares ambushes Wonder Woman in a small, African city.
One story tells of Ares returning, wounded, from the Trojan war and complaining to Zeus about his injuries. Zeus responds by calling him a two faced liar and informing him that his is the most hated among all of Zeus’ children. In fact, Zeus tells Ares that if he weren’t his son, he would have been cast into the depths of Tartarus long ago.
Ares, Athenian black-figure amphora C6th B.C., Worcester Art Museum ARES was the Olympian god of war, battlelust, courage and civil order. In ancient Greek art he was depicted as either a mature, bearded warrior armed for battle, or a nude, beardless youth with a helm and spear.
In stories from Greek mythology, Ares was usually to be found in the company of his other children with Aphrodite, Phobos (Fear) and Deimos (Terror), with his sister Eris (Strife), and with his charioteer Ennyo. Battle With Hercules. The most popular myth involving Ares was his fight with Hercules.