What is Apollo best known for?

The ideal of the kouros (a beardless, athletic youth), Apollo has been variously recognized as a god of music, truth and prophecy, healing, the sun and light, plague, poetry, and more. Apollo is the son of Zeus and Leto, and has a twin sister, the chaste huntress Artemis.

Also, what is the power of Apollo?

His powers generally related to prophecy and the ability to foretell the future. He was the god of light and the sun. and as the god of healing Apollo was known to stop us from repeating our mistakes over and over again. Of course he is immortal, has superhuman qualities and vitality and has the ability to heal others.

Who are Apollo's family members?

According to Greek legends and myths the family of Apollo were as follows:

  • Father: Zeus.
  • Mother: Leto.
  • Sister: Artemis.
  • Wife: Unmarried.
  • Children: The names of his children by various lovers were Asclepius, the god of Healing, Orpheus and the heroes Troilus and Aristaeus.

What does Apollo want?

Apollo. Apollo (Ancient Greek: ?πόλλων) is the son of Zeus and Leto. His twin sister is Artemis. He was the God of the arts, music, healing, purification, prophecy, oracles, plague, poetry, civilization, the sun, truth, intelligence, logic, reason, and archery, he also showed men the art of medicine.