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The twelve labors of Hercules

Hercules promised that he would perform ten labors at the behest of his uncle Eurystheus, in order to purify himself for the crime he had committed, when because of Hera he lost his mind and killed his family. But later the demand for two more feats was added by Eurystheus, who was guided by Hera.

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Τhe Nemean Lion

The Nemean Lion and Hercules in Greek Mythology Eurystheus as first labor, ordered Hercules, to bring him the skin of...

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The Ceryneian hind

Heracles and the Ceryneian hind After killing the Lernaean hydra, Eurystheus asked Heracles to bring him the sacred deer of...

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Cerberus

Cerberus Greek mythology Cerberus was son of Typhon, the strongest and deadliest monster in Greek mythology. With his fiery breath...

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Lernaean Hydra

Heracles and the Lernaean Hydra Heracles‘ second task that was set by Eurystheus, was to kill the Lernaean hydra, a...

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Hercules

Hercules and his Labors Hercules the famous Greek hero was the son of Zeus and the mortal Alcmena, who the...