Some say she really lived, others say she was just a legend. Although no one knows the truth, Medusa is one of the most mysterious legends of mythology... so mysterious that it has been the subject of movies and novels. Her paintings were drawn in different figures. People who are fans of legends have had their bodies tattooed.
So, what made Medusa so popular that turned those who looked into her eyes to stone? Yes, we will witness the mysterious journey of Medusa, perhaps the most debated legend in the history of mythology, together at the Macaw Store this week.
In fact, there are many narrations about her, but the most well-known is that, centuries ago, when the universe was ruled by many gods, Medusa was a woman with her legendary beauty. This makes many women jealous her. She decides to devote herself to the Gods and begins to live with her two sisters in a temple belonging to Athena. Among these three sisters, the Daughters of Phorcys and Ceto, only Medusa is mortal.
Poseidon, the God of the Seas, is in love with Medusa. He was madly in love with Medusa so one day she seduced by Poseidon in a temple of Athena. Athena, who finds this situation humiliating for herself, punishes Medusa by making her gorgon. Gorgons are female monsters in Greek mythology with sharp teeth, live snakes on their heads instead of hair, turning those who beheld them to stone. After this punishment, Medusa, who lost her beauty, will now be the subject of Legends for centuries.
As we approach the end of our article, if you are a fan of mythology like us, you will fall in love with a Medusa painting that will suit your home.
Medusa Glass Print Wall Art