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Charites, the Goddesses of Joy, Charm and Beauty

The Graces(Charites) were three lovely goddesses of Joy, Charm and Beauty

Family of the Graces

The Graces were daughters of Zeus, the King of the gods, and the Oceanid Eurynome.

The three Graces

There were three Graces in Greek Mythology: Aglaia, the grace symbolizing beauty, Euphrosyne, the grace of delight, and Thalia, the grace of blossom. According to the Greek poet Pindar, these charming goddesses were created to fill the world with pleasant moments and benevolence.


Usually accompanied by the Greek goddess Beauty Aphrodite and her companion Eros, the Graces loved to dance in circles with the Nymphs and the Muses to Apollo's divine music.

Roman name: Graces

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