Titanes: Hyperion Picture

My eleventh image for my Greek Mythology Challenge Chapter i.

Titan God of Light and of Cycles of Time Measured by the Lights of Heaven

[Alternative Names] n/a
[Name Translations] He who Goes Above, Watches from Above
[Class] Titan, God
[Parents] Uranus and Gaia
[Offspring] Helios, Selene, Eos

[More Information]

The Titan god of light, and of the cycles of time measured by the lights of heaven -- the sun, the moon and the dawn. Hyperion was one of the four brother Titans who held Uranus fast while Cronus castrated him with the sickle. At the end of the Titan War he was cast into the pit of Tartarus by Zeus.

Background: Flickr //
Great Egret: Flickr //
Gems: Flickr //
Sun and Moon: Morguefile //
Textures: Aethereality //
Information: Theoi //

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