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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 Cylanthus and the myths and legends surrounding Cylanthus, Cylanthus relationship to and with other Greek Gods and Goddess and key events and stories which relate to ancient astrology and the changing seasons.
Said to be a son of Leos, he had three sisters, Praxithea, Teope, and Eubule, who apparently were all sacrificed by the father to save the city from a famine that was ravaging the area. The story seems little more than a foundation myth; other than that, nothing is recorded, except that they said Leos was son of Orpheus, but no mention of a son named Leos appears in the story of Orpheus. See under Orpheus.