Why was Poseidon dangerous?


Why was Poseidon dangerous?


In Greek mythology, Poseidon is best known as the god of the sea. He was also the god of horses and of earthquakes. In Roman mythology, Poseidon is known as Neptune.

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Poseidon was a dangerous god because he was very powerful. He could cause storms which would wreck ships and cause sailors to drown. As the god of...

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The Greek God Poseidon: Mythology & Facts
The Greek God Poseidon: Mythology & Facts


Chapter 6 / Lesson 32

Explore facts about the Greek god Poseidon. Discover the events, powers, symbols, and sacred animals associated with him, as well as his significance in Greek mythology and society.

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