, the Greek goddess of wisdom, is known as a goddess of many titles. Aside from being the goddess of wisdom and the Patron Goddess of Athens, she was also known as the goddess of war, arts, crafts, justice, strength, strategy and more. Athena was the favorite child of Zeus
. It is being dramatized in the movie “Immortals
” where the gods and goddesses fought the titans. One of the most known issues about Athena was her so called contest against her uncle Poseidon
. Claiming a certain city in Greece, the Athens
, brought them into a battle where they gave their finest gift to the people. People marveled when Poseidon gave water. But a water that is as salty as his sea, people think it is not useful. On the other hand, Athena produced the first olive tree
, which gave the people oil, food and wood. Poseidon was known as the one of the major civic gods in different cities but not in the Athens because he was second only to Athena in importance and in the heart of the people.
Athena’s mainly weapon is her spear and father’s buckler, which bore the head of Medusa. This buckler could paralyze any of her eminmes if they looked at it. She was also trusted by Zeus to wield his thunderbolt.
Top 10 Illustrations of Athena – Goddess of Wisdom
Now that you have the basic understanding about her traits and physical appearance (through her armors and weapons), it would be a good idea if you will see some of the illustrations, images and artworks that will illuminate her gestures. Are you curious if she’s beautiful? Or she’s the type of woman who looks like one of the women in ancient Sparta?
Today’s post is another epic collection of artworks, illustrations and images of one of the Olympian Goddesses. This set of images will try to illustrate the countenance of the Patron Goddess of Athens, the Greek goddess of wisdom, Athena.
1. Goddess Athena by: TaekwondoNJ
2. Goddess Athena by: GENZOMAN
3. Myth Character: Athena by: zelda994612
4. Athena by: ReillyBrown
5. Athena by: EtaminDraconis
6. Athena by: Rudz-is-me
7. Athena Issue 2 Cover by: PaulRenaud
8. Athena Colorful by: wagnermm19
9. Sky Odyssey – Athena by: EleosInteractive
10. Goddess Athena by: sKeTcH-cRaZy