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Themis was the Titaness of Law, Justice and Order

Role of Themis

Themis was the goddess who could foresee the future and for that reason she became an oracle of Delphi.
Soon,she evolved into the goddess who maintained the moral order among gods and men, always making sure that justice was done and the weak were protected.

Family of Themis

She was the constant companion of Zeus, the Lord of the Gods. When she lied with Zeus the couple gave birth to the Horae, who personified the seasons, and the Fates, who symbolized destiny.

Appearance of Themis

According to Homer, Themis had beautiful cheeks and she was usually depicted as blind, holding a scale in her hand.

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