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Yes. Mount Olympus is Greece's highest mountain. Today, Mount Olympus is one of Greece's national parks. Thousands of years ago, this real mountain was believed by the ancient Greek people to be the mountain top home of some pretty powerful gods. According to ancient Greek mythology, when things had to be decided in the mystical world, a council of 12 gods called the Olympians met on Mount Olympus to discuss things.
Mount Olympus National Park, Greece Join Max on Mount Olympus (cartoon) The 12 Olympians. Family tree of the Greek gods. Greek cosmological entities Essential Olympians and Titans The essential Olympians' names are given in bold font.
See also List of Greek mythological figures Notes References. Greek Mythology. A lot of Greek myths in alphabetical order - read them all!
F To find out more about Greek mythology, check out these books from Amazon or from your library: Greek Myths for Young Children, by Heather Amery (Usborne, 2000). My niece really likes this one. For younger children. Greek Myths for Young Children, by Marcia Williams (1995). D'aulaire's Book of Greek Myths, by Edgar and Ingri D'Aulaire. Mythology by Lady Hestia Evans, Dugald A. Pandora's Box: A Three-Dimensional Celebration of the Mythology of Ancient Greece, by Sara Maitland and Christos Kondeatis (1995).
Greek Religion, by Walter Burkert (reprinted 1987). Teaching and Dramatizing Greek Myths, by Josephine Davidson (1990). Main Greeks page Roman Religion West Asian Religion Central Asian Religion Ancient Greece Kidipede - History for Kids home page. Edith Hamilton's Mythology - Sparknotes. Greek Myths for Children. Ancient Olympics. Ancient Greece & Rome. List of 39 Famous Greek Philosophers and Statesmen who are known to have lived past the age of 70. Clothes worn in Ancient Greece for Kids. The Greeks wore light, loose clothes as the weather was hot for most of the year.
Long pieces of colourful fabric were used to make the Greek clothes. The main item of clothing for men was a tunic, called a chiton, These were big squares of cloth, held in place by pins at the shoulders and a belt round the waist. They were made from wool in the winter or linen in the summer. Women also wore clothing which was made from big square piece of linen or wool. They used pins in various places to hold it together. The ancient Greeks could buy cloth and clothes in the agora, the marketplace, but that was expensive.
Wealthy people had tunics made of coloured cloth. Hair was curled, arranged in interesting and carefully designed styles, and held in place with scented waxes and lotions. ABC Arts Online: Winged Sandals.