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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 Medusa and the myths and legends surrounding Medusa, Medusa relationship to and with other Greek Gods and Goddess and key events and stories which relate to ancient astrology and the changing seasons.
She was one of three Gorgons, her sisters Euryale [wide, roaming] and Stheno [strong] were said to be immortal, but their sister Medusa was mortal. All three names are titles of the Moon; those of the religion called Orphism, which was without doubt connected to the serpent of creation, and thus snakes, called the face of the Moon, Gorgon. OOOO