The ancient Olympics were held in honor of the Greek god Zeus, primarily.
The Olympics were held in the honor of Zeus
The ancient Olympics were held in honour of Zeus.
The ancient Olympics were held to honor the Greek gods (especially to honor Zeus).
The Ancient Olympics were held to honor Zeus, the king of the gods. But the Olympics now are held because Baron De Coubertin (reviver of the Olympics) re-started them to make athletic internationalism.
It was held in honour of the Greek god Zeus.
The ancient Olympics were in honor of the ancient Greek gods.
one ceremony the Greeks participated in to Honor the gods was the Olympics. The Olympics were mainly held to honor Zeus and Hera.
Greece held the first Olympics. They were held in Olympia in honor of their gods which, lived on Mount Olympus. Only men were allowed to watch the Olympics because only men were in the Olympics and they wore nothing. They were nude.
to honor and worship the greek god Zeus
They built massive temples in their honor and held festivals, sometimes over a week long, to show them honor as well. Even the Olympics were held in honor of the gods.
The Olympics were held in honor of the gods, but mainly Zeus.
The Olympics find their root in Ancient Greece were races were first held to honor the God of the Gods, Zeus and were later adopted as the Olympics.
The ancient Olympic games were held in honor of the Greeks' chief god, Zeus. They were held at Olympia - hence the name Olympics.
* Olympic games sarted in 776 B.C. * They were in honor of Zeus. * They were held in Olypia.
Zeus, whose temple was at Olympia in southern Greece.
In Athens, Greece. Greece was the home of the ancient Olympic Games, held to honor the gods of Olympus.
The very first Olympic games were held in 776 B.C. to honor Zeus. In Athens Greece.
The gods and goddesses of Greece, who lived on Mount Olympus, according to myths
The 1988 Winter Olympics were held in Calgary, Canada and the 1988 Summer Olympics were held in Seoul, South Korea. The 1992 Winter Olympics were held in Albertville, France and the 1992 Summer Olympics were held in Barcelona, Spain. There were no Olympics in 1995. The 1994 Winter Olympics were held in Lillehammer, Norway and the 1996 Summer Olympics were held in Atlanta, USA.
No, the Olympics were not held in Jamaica
Olympics were not held in 1985
Why were the olympics held in Greece
there was a time when the modern Olympics were not held. In what years did this occur? What was the reason why the Olympics weren't held?
The Olympics were games held to honor the gods. At the time, people felt that they needed to sacrifice animals to properly worship their gods, therefore, many animal sacrifices were made in honor of each individual god.