Winds of Olympus

Charites (Graces)
Roman Name - Gratiae

Powers: beauty, charm, grace, adornment, mirth, festivity,               dance, song
Symbols: Apollo's lyre, myrtle
Parents: Zeus and Eurynome
Flings: Hephaestus
Friends: Aphrodite, Hera, Apollo, Athena, Eros, Dionysus,                  Muses

  • The Graces started out as goddesses of fertility and nature.
  • Their task was to fill the world with joy and pleasantness
  • Attendants to Aphrodite and Hera
  • Charitesia was a festival that celebrated the Graces.