Poseidon:God of the Sea

Poseidon's Powers


Poseidon was able to cause tempests and earthquakes, drown lands, shatter rocks and had the ability to finally bring back peacefulness.He was also responsible for natural and supernatural events. He could as generated water from his body.He used the waves for teleportation.  

Poseidon's Symbol

Myths/Legends of Poseidon

One myth from his childhood is  that he was swallowed by Cronus when he was just a baby, and then rescued by Zeus along his brothers and sisters. Poseidon was a cheater like his brother Zeus. One of his affairs was with Medusa, they had a sexual encounter in one a Athena's temples and this made Athena mad and she punished Medusa by turning her into a monster. Poseidon's symbol is a trident and the sacred animals were the dolphin and the horse.

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