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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 Prothous and the myths and legends surrounding Prothous, Prothous relationship to and with other Greek Gods and Goddess and key events and stories which relate to ancient astrology and the changing seasons.
Reported to be a son of Thestius, although no mother is named directly, he is said to be the brother of Althaea, therefore he might have been the son of Eurythemis, the mother of Althaea, although she was only one of Thestius's suggested consorts, one source makes Leucippe Althaea mother? He was one of the great number of heroes and gods who participated in the great hunt of the Calydonian Boar, and apparently survived it.