Mythological Punishments

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Can you name the people in Greek mythology from their punishments?

Updated Jan 26, 2012

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PunishmentMythological personReason for punishment
Forced to complete twelve laborsTo atone for murdering his children
Tricked into falling in love with his own reflectionWas cruel to his lover, Echo
Forced to roll a rock up a hill foreverTricked the Gods into letting him out of Hades to scold his wife
Forced to hold up the sky on his shoulders foreverFought against the Olympians in Titanomachy
Forced to stand forever in a pool of water under a fruit tree. Whenever he reached for the fruit or water, they moved awayKilled his son Pelops and served him as a meal to the Gods
Bound to a rock, where an eagle would eat his liver every dayGave fire to humanity
Bound to a wheel of fireAttempted to rape Hera
Transformed into a deer and eaten by his own dogsSaw Artemis naked while she was bathing
Transformed into a womanKilled a snake
Transformed into a cow, and cursed to be forever bitten by gadfliesHad an affair with Zeus
Able to see the future, but cursed that nobody would believe herFailed to return Apollo's love
Group of women forced to carry jars of water with holes in the bottomMurdered their husbands
Turned into a gorgon with snakes for hair, those who gaze on her turn to stoneWas ravished by Poseidon in one of Athena's temples

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