Hercules and the Nemean Lion Picture

Hercules wearing the skin of the Nemean Lion


The offspring of Typhon and Echidn, Hercules slayed the beast as the first of his 12 Labors. After killing his wife and children, Hercules was sent to the city of Tiryns by an oracle, to receive the punishment of King Eurystheus' 12 challenges or labors.



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