Question: What did Cassandra predict?

According to Aeschyluss tragedy Agamemnon, Cassandra was loved by the god Apollo, who promised her the power of prophecy if she would comply with his desires. She accurately predicted such events as the fall of Troy and the death of Agamemnon, but her warnings went unheeded.According to Aeschyluss tragedy Agamemnon, Cassandra was loved by the god Apollo, who promised her the power of prophecy if she would comply with his desires. She accurately predicted such events as the fall of Troy

How does Cassandra predict the Trojan War?

In The Fall of Troy, told by Quintus Smyrnaeus, Cassandra had attempted to warn the Trojan people that Greek warriors were hiding in the Trojan Horse while they were celebrating their victory over the Greeks with feasting. They disbelieved her, calling her names and degrading her with insults.

What is the myth of Cassandra?

In Greek mythology, Cassandra was cursed for her ability to predict the future. No one listened to her. One of the consequences was the ruinous fall of Troy to the Greeks. She herself was captured, and then killed.

Can Apollo see future?

Like all the Olympian gods, Apollo was an immortal and powerful god. He had many special powers including the ability to see into the future and power over light. He could also heal people or bring illness and disease.

Why did Apollo give Cassandra her gift?

Cassandra, statue at the Flower Garden of Kroměříž, Cz. Rep. According to Aeschyluss tragedy Agamemnon, Cassandra was loved by the god Apollo, who promised her the power of prophecy if she would comply with his desires.

What does the name Cassandra represent?

Origin. Word/name. Greek mythology. Meaning. the one who shines and excels over men.

What Cassandra stand for?

The name Cassandra is primarily a female name of Greek origin that means She Who Entangles Men.

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