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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 Oceanids and the myths and legends surrounding Oceanids, Oceanids relationship to and with other Greek Gods and Goddess and key events and stories which relate to ancient astrology and the changing seasons.
Oceanids were the supposedly sea nymph daughters of the Titan sea gods Oceanus and Tethys, there were reported to be three-thousand, of them. But in reality, there would be as many as there were, springs, fountains, wells, ponds, lakes, streams, rivers, seas, even clouds, indeed anywhere where water could be found, for all these had a patroness. These nymphs were also called Nereids, after their father Nereus. For, Oceanus and Tethys, Nereus and Doris, Proteus and Psamathe, Poseidon and Amphitrite, Neptune and Salacia, were all the same characters under different names.