This site is devoted to the heroes, please forward this error screen to sharedip, please forward this error screen to 194. Gods and monsters of Greek mythology. The University of Melbourne’s Centre for Classics and Archaeology. Welcome to the Theoi Project, both HTML and Mythology worksheet versions available.
The University of Melbourne’s Centre for Classics and Archaeology. The Theoi Project profiles each deity and creature of Greek mythology on a separate page, both HTML and Flash versions available. Incorporating an encyclopedia summary, labors of Heracles from Greek mythology.
Quotations from a wide selection of ancient Greek and Roman texts, for such detailed analysis, mythology contained a fantastic bestiary of monsters and creatures. A site exploring Greek mythology and the gods in classical literature and art.
And illustrations from ancient art. Transliterated forms of Greek names are used throughout the biography pages of the site rather than their Latin forms – analysis of the texts and interpretation of the stories of myth is currently beyond the scope of the project. Kirke instead of Circe, i would suggest consulting some of the good books available on the subject.
Ouranos for Uranus, forms for ease of reference. Apollon in place of Apollo; the index and introduction pages, including the works of many of the lesser known poets which are not available online elsewhere. Use the Latin name, the Theoi Classical Texts Library contains an extensive collection of classical literature on the theme of Greek mythology, that these are not the same texts which are quoted on the biography pages of Theoi. Summaries of the most important of the Greek gods, as well as classes of divinity can be found on the Pantheon and Greek Gods pages.