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The ancient Greek Gods and Goddess contain a wealth of stories and legends, wrapped in Myths which typically provide a story with a morale code designed to influence the reader into behaviour as fitting Greek culture of the era.
In this article, we look at Ceryx and the myths and legends surrounding Ceryx, Ceryx relationship to and with other Greek Gods and Goddess and key events and stories which relate to ancient astrology and the changing seasons.
He was not a person but the personification of the authority of truth, although he was pretended to be the son of Hermes via Herse, he was the Caduceus that belonged to Hermes, the staff on which two snakes were entwined upon with their heads facing inwards. It was a token- badge of authority similar to the axe wrapped in a bundle of twigs the Roman judges had carried before them.