In Greek mythology, Cronus, Cronos, or Kronos was the leader and youngest of the first As a result, although he sired the gods Demeter, Hestia, Hera, Hades and Poseidon by Rhea, he devoured them all as soon as they were born to. In Greek mythology Cronus was the King of the Titans and the god of time, in particular time when viewed as a destructive, all-devouring force. He ruled the. In Greek mythology, Cronus was the primordial God of time, in which time was described as a destructive, all-devouring force. With the help of.
At one time the Greek god Cronus was the supreme deity of the Greek pantheon, he was though, usurped by his own son Zeus, and relegated. Cronus: Cronus, in ancient Greek religion, male deity who was worshipped by the by the Greeks themselves; he was later identified with the Roman god Saturn. Cronus Cronus was the youngest of the Titans, the Greek deities who ruled the world before the arrival of Zeus * and the other Olympian gods and goddesses.
They had a total of six children, but Cronus had a bad habit of eating his newborn children, to prevent them from one day overthrowing him as king of the gods. After overthrowing his father, Uranus, Cronus ruled over the other gods throughout the duration of the mythological Golden Age, until he himself. KRONOS (Cronus) was the King of the Titans and the god of time, in particular time when viewed as a destructive, all-devouring force. He is usually portrayed as. Cronus was the youngest son of Uranus and Gaea, the leader of the first generation of Titans, and, for a brief period, the ruler of all gods and men.