In Greek mythology, Tiresias was a blind prophet of Apollo in Thebes, famous for
clairvoyance and for being transformed into a woman for seven years. He was
the son of the shepherd Everes and the ny...
The journey to the underworld of Hades to speak to the dead Theban prophet
Teiresias is a ... Where or who does Circe tell Odysseus he must visit and speak
with the blind prophet Teiresias? Where or who does Circe tell Odysseus he must
Feb 3, 2011 ... ... does Circe tell Odysseus he must visit & speak with the blind prophet Teiresias
? ... Circe told him to get home must travel to the land of Death.
Odysseus drags the men back to their ships against their will, and with help from
... When he falls asleep, Odysseus and his men blind his single eye using a large
... to the Land of the Dead to seek advice from the ghost of Tiresias, the blind
prophet. ... Circe tells Odysseus that he is the one who must decide which way to
Odysseus and his men go down to Hades to talk to the spirit of Tiresias, ... of
Ocean and makes sacrifices , as Circe told him to do, so as to attract the attention
of the souls. ... The next soul that appears to him is Tiresias, the blind prophet. ...
He tells Odysseus' fate, that he will return home reclaim his palace and wife fro...
On his trip home from Troy, Odysseus and his shipmates encountered a number
of perils. ... Little did he know that Odysseus himself clung to the ram's belly. ... It
was Circe who told Odysseus that he would have to make a side trip to Hades.
Only the blind prophet Teiresias could tell him how to find his way home at last,
How does Polyphemus prevent Odysseus and his men from leaving his cave?
He ... He tells Polyphemus his real name and taunts him. ... Moly (a poisonous
plant) to stop him from being changed by Circe's wine potion; it is no ... He must
go to the Underworld and talk to Tiresias (the blind prophet- same one from
They reach his cave - he is still in the pasture - and Odysseus' men want to steal
his ... Polyphemus ridicules this idea; he does not care about the gods. .... He tells
his crew that he saw smoke rising from the forest, but his men, thinking ... she
says he must go to Hades, the land of Death, and speak to the blind seer Tiresias
Aeolus freed the West Wind to blow Odysseus's ship toward home, the men ...
improbable that Odysseus's ship should encounter two cannibalistic cultures in ...
does not disable Circe or grant Odysseus magic powers – he uses the plant as
an ... down to the land of the dead to speak to the ghost of Tiresias, a blind
Circe advises Odysseus to go down to Hades, the world of the dead, to consult
the shade, or spirit, of the blind prophet Tiresias before continuing the voyage. ...
Odysseus then speaks with Tiresias, who tells him that it is Poseidon, god of the
sea ... he will find his house beset with suitors, "insolent men" whom he will hav...