GREEK MYTHOLOGY

The Classical Gods of Ancient Greece

CHARYBDIS

Greek Destruction Goddess

Also known as KHARYBDIS

Whirlpool with a bottomless appetite

Daughter of POSEIDON, she got into trouble by stealing oxen from HERACLES.

Well, a girl has to eat and she got fed up with seafood. HERACLES tittle-tattled to dad, ZEUS hit her with a thunderbolt and she is now a huge whirlpool. Now she staves off her hunger by swallowing whole ships.

CHARYBDIS FACTS AND FIGURES

Name : CHARYBDIS
Location : Ancient Greece
Gender : Female
Type : deity
In charge of : Destruction
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Good/Evil Rating : NEUTRAL, may not care
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : KHARYBDIS
Popularity index : 9611
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Article last updated on 22 August 2014 by Rowan Allen.

Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders

References: Coming soon.

Cite this article:

Saunders, Chas, and Peter J. Allen, eds. "Charybdis: Greek Goddess of Destruction (Greek mythology) ." Godchecker. Godchecker/CID, 22 Aug. 2014. Web. 1 October 2014.

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