Saturday, April 27, 2013

Fact of the Day: Saturn Day

Saturday's name is derived from the Roman god Saturn also known as Kronos in Greek mythology. He was one of the eldest gods, best known for being the father of Jupiter (Zeus). 

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  1. Is nice know this; of course I dont have idea!
    Love the picture!

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  2. Kronos, is that a name for some time god?

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    1. I thought the same, but I couldn't find out anything about his time powers if any.

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  3. a very unique planet. love the rings!

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  5. wow i didn't know zeus has a father

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  6. Very interesting .. I love the mythology .. Nice day ..

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  7. He was the god of agriculture, right? I remember hearing of Saturnalias but didn't know what it was.

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  8. Also known for making fun of Uranus' name.

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  9. Kronos was a complicated guy

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  10. And Zeus still gets more glory

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  11. I've been loving this series of facts. Happy Saturday!

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  13. That is really interesting.
    Cool blog.

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  14. Very interesting, Adam. Saturn was a bad father, he ate all his children, as mithology says. Kisses:)

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