Presentation on theme: "The Goddess of Springtime and Flowers"— Presentation transcript:
1The Goddess of Springtime and Flowers The Goddess of Springtime and FlowersChloris the Goddess of Springtime (Greek)Flora the Goddess of Flower (Roman)By:ChrisFredericaPatrick
2Chloris the Goddess of Flowers Chloris is the Greek goddess of spring. She is the equal of Flora, the Roman goddess of spring.She is the only child of Niobe whose life was spared by Apollo.After seeing her whole family murdered she turned pale permanently, which was the origination of her name.She was married to Zephyrus better known as the West Wind. He granted her dominion over all flowers.
3Flora the Goddess of Flowers She was pure and beautiful and her pictures resembled Spring. She was the Roman goddess of spring.Flora and Chloris are similar. They both use flowers to express their feelings and their moods.In societies, cultures, and in gardens around the world the word “Flora” is still used.
4The Goddesses How are Flora and Chloris still in society today? Flora is still used in the society and even in the world. People all over the world still give their husbands and wives the gift of flowers to show their gratitude and love.Chloris is still used in the world and in society too. If you use Clorox bleach to wash your clothes, then you use Chloris. And If you go to to the school and you use words like chloroplast or chlorophyll, then you are still using Chloris.
5Work CitiedMartin Woods.' Martin Woods Photography’’’2007.January 15,2009martinwoods.co.uk/photo_ html.Chloro- Chlor. January 15,2009“The Greek goddess’’.Chloris March 6, January 15,2009“Claw of the Conciliator”’ Goddess April 25,2007 January 23,2009images.google.com/imgres?=http://bp2.blogger.com
6Works CitedGirard,Maureen. “Flora: Roman Goddess of Flowers.” Saltwater Moon Studio. Jan,19,2008. Jan,15,2009.Marke,Ian. Digital Gallery. Jan,15,2009.