One day, Poseidon, filled with lust for Tyro, disguised himself as Enipeus, and from their union were born the heroes Pelias and Neleus, twin boys. Poseidon also had an affair with Alope, his granddaughter through Cercyon, his son and King of Eleusis, begetting the Attic hero Hippothoon.
Who are Poseidons lovers?
Amphitrite POSEIDON was the Olympian god of the sea, earthquakes, floods, drought and horses. The god had numerous lovers in myth. This page describes his divine consorts including the sea-queen Amphitrite, goddess Demeter and Gorgon Medousa. The second Loves page covers his mortal liaisons.
Who did Poseidon cheat with?
Poseidon wasnt a good husband and cheated on Amphitrite with other nymphs and goddesses. On one occasion, Amphitrite got so angry that she tossed magical herbs in the nymph Scyllas bath, and the herbs turned Scylla into a horrible monster.
Who Poseidon raped?
Medusa Medusa. The Medusa we know was raped by Poseidon in the goddess Athenas temple. Athena then punished her for desecrating her sacred space by cursing Medusa with a head full of snakes and a gaze that turns men to stone. Then, a heroic Perseus severed the serpent-headed Medusa, turning her into a trophy.
Did Medusa sleep with Poseidon?
As a virgin goddess, Athena would have perceived this as an act of desecration, which would explain why she was so angry with Medusa. However, Medusa did not engage in said sexual act willingly. If Medusas encounter with Poseidon were consensual, she would not be asking Athena for her guidance.