Theseus was the mythical king and founder-hero of athens like perseus, cadmus, or heracles, theseus battled and.
Theseus: theseus, great hero of attic legend, son of aegeus, king of athens, and aethra, daughter of pittheus, king of troezen (in argolis), or of the sea god,. The myth of theseus and the minotaur is one of the most fascinating myths of the greek mythology theseus killed minotaur in the labyrinth of crete and.
The tragic story of the young hero theseushis meeting with his father, king aegeus his battle with the minotaur his doomed love for ariadne (because dionysus. This is where the well-known myth of theseus picks up—theseus goes a fascinating but untold interiority: was the minotaur also, somewhat,.
The semi-mythical, semi-historical theseus was the great hero of ancient athens the numerous heroic deeds ascribed to him were seen by the ancient.