Poseidon is the god of all waters, fresh and salt as well as of the horses and earth quakes too, and is a brother to the great Zeus and to Hades. he is the son of the Great Cronus and Rheia. Poseidon was older then Zeus as well.
After their father Cronus was over thrown Zeus, Hades, and Poseidon divvied up what would be ruled by them. Zeus got the sky’s, Hades got to be the ruler of the under world and he got this his watery domain.
His weapon was what is called the Trident which many has said that the pitch fork that is link with the Devil when held upside down resembles Poseidon’s weapon the Trident.
So even parts of Poseidon is linked to the bible
Poseidon was the the second supreme God of Mount Olympus but he would always prefer to stay in his water kingdom.
When sailors would go on a voyage they would rely on Poseidon to keep them safe and secure they would some times make sacrifices of …