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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 Tyndareus and the myths and legends surrounding Tyndareus, Tyndareus relationship to and with other Greek Gods and Goddess and key events and stories which relate to ancient astrology and the changing seasons.
He was a Spartan king, son of Oebalus or Perieres? And Gorgophone, (Apollodorus, suggests Oebalus had his children not by Gorgophone but by a Naiad Bateia; the problem with that is simply this, Naiads were river nymph, they are generally not, if ever fruitful, and generally very dangerous to men.) (there is a further complication, in that Oebalus's father was called Perieres, who was a son of Cynortas king of Sparta. And apparently a Perieres, king of Messene, who was a son of Aeolus, ad Enarete, who married Gorgophone, after Oebalus died. It is a messy story to say the least, trying to decide who was the father of who, or even who the mother was, so I will leave it there at this point.) now Tyndareus had