GREEK MYTHOLOGY

The Classical Gods of Ancient Greece

HESTIA

Greek Hearth Goddess

Goddess of Hearths and Domesticity

Daughter of CRONUS and RHEA.

With fire the only means of cooking and heating, she kindled a lot of respect. HESTIA retained her virginity and became a re-born virgin when the Romans re-introduced her as VESTA.

HESTIA FACTS AND FIGURES

Name : HESTIA
Location : Ancient Greece
Gender : Female
Type : deity
In charge of : the Hearth
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Good/Evil Rating : Unknown at present
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : None known
Popularity index : 17215

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Article last updated on 09 January 2014 by Rowan Allen.

Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders

References: Coming soon.

Cite this article:

Saunders, Chas, and Peter J. Allen, eds. "HESTIA: Goddess of the Hearth from Greek mythology." Godchecker. Godchecker/CID, 09 Jan. 2014. Web. 1 August 2014.

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