Demeter was the goddess of the earth's fertility and productivity, harvest, agriculture, the environment, seasons, and nature. She was thus believed to preside over grains, the harvesting season, and, generally, the fertility of the earth. Demeter was the lover of both Zeus and Poseidon, and the middle daughter born to Cronus and Rhea.Who are the 12 Gods of Mount Olympus?
The 12 Gods of Mount Olympus. 1 1. Zeus. Zeus. Zeus was the son of Kronos and Rhea and with his siblings he defeated the Titans who were led by his father, Cronus. The Titans and ... 2 2. Hera. 3 3. Poseidon. 4 4. Demeter. 5 5. Athena. More itemsIs Hades an Olympian god?
Although Hades was a major ancient Greek god and was the brother of the first generation of Olympians (Zeus, Poseidon, Hera, Demeter, and Hestia), his realm was the underworld, far from Olympus, and thus he was not usually considered to be one of the Olympians. Besides the twelve Olympians, there were many other cultic groupings of twelve gods.Who are the non-Olympians of Greek mythology?
Thus, while this list includes the eight Olympians: Zeus, Poseidon, Hera, Athena, Hermes, Apollo, Artemis, and Dionysus, it also contains three clear non-Olympians: the Titan parents of the first generation of Olympians, Cronus and Rhea, and the river god Alpheus, with the status of the Graces (here apparently counted as one god) being unclear.