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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 Cetus and the myths and legends surrounding Cetus, Cetus relationship to and with other Greek Gods and Goddess and key events and stories which relate to ancient astrology and the changing seasons.
The constellation of Cetus, is best known today as being portrayed as a whale, but it was original a huge fish, the river Eridanus passes and fills its genital area, and the fish of Pisces swim in the waters that spring from the back of its neck. While have the body of a fish it's head looks like that of a salmon, which changes rapidly after it has laid, or fertilized its eggs, and its mouth looks more like the hooked beak of an eagle. It plays a significant role in the Egypt myth 'Mort de Osiris' see SV. File.