25 Interesting Facts About Hermes – The Greek Messenger God

File:Zeus sending forth Hermes and Iris.

Here is a list of top interesting facts about Hermes, also known as the Greek Messenger God, and his children, siblings, powers, myths, legends, and symbol.

File:Zeus sending forth Hermes and Iris.

What are some interesting facts about Hermes?  Hermes was the son of Zeus and Maia, and his primary task was to serve as the herald to the gods. Like many gods, Hermes enjoyed interacting with mortals, whether for amusement or to offer his help. He appeared to help Perseus defeat Medusa for example, and helped to free one of Zeus's lovers (Io) from Argus the giant.

25 Interesting Facts About Hermes – The Greek Messenger God

Hermes – The Greek Messenger God: Myths, Facts, Symbols, Children

Hermes – The Greek Messenger God: Myths, Facts, Symbols, Children

Hypnos - The Greek God Of Sleep And Dreams – Top Interesting Facts

Bronze statuette of Hypnos with a crown of poppies and wings at his temples, he is pouring the magic philtre that puts living beings into sleep out of a horn, century AD, copy of Hellenistic original, National Archaeological Museum of Florence

25 Interesting Facts About Hermes – The Greek Messenger God

Hermes – The Greek Messenger God: Myths, Facts, Symbols, Children

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