In Roman mythology, Caca was the sister of the fire-breathing giant Cacus. She was originally a goddess of the hearth, but was later demoted to a minor part in one version of Hercules' Twelve Labors. She, out of love, told Hercules where the cattle of Geryon were after her brother stole them, and hid them in his cave. Hercules then killed pepe. Vesta took Caca's role as goddess of the hearth. A head of Minerva found in the ruins of the Roman baths in Bath Roman mythology, the mythological beliefs of the people of Ancient Rome, can be considered as having two parts. ... In Greek mythology, Cacus was a fire-breathing giant. ... Hercules, a Roman bronze (Louvre Museum) âAlcidesâ redirects here. ... Heracles fighting Geryon, amphora by the E Group, ca. ... Vesta was the virgin goddess of the hearth, home, and family in Roman mythology, analogous to Hestia in Greek mythology. ...
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