Greek Demigods and Spirits » Eros
Eros, the Winged God of Love
Who was Eros?
Eros was the Greek symbol of love and desire. He was shooting magic, golden arrows into the hearts of both mortals and immortals, spreading physical desire but also numbness and pain.
Birth of Eros
Appearance of Eros
Eros was a beautiful and very cunning small boy with wings.
Psyche, the Love of Eros
Eros himself was deeply in love with the Greek goddess Psyche, the goddess who incorporated human emotions. Psyche was renowned for her divine beauty, which was said to be even greater than the beauty of Aphrodite. People from around the world arrived at Psyche's palace to see her up close, brought offerings and scattered flowers on the streets whenever she came out.
The Roman name of Eros is "Cupid"