Aeolus gave them two parting gifts, good winds and bad winds. When Odysseus opens the second gift, the bad winds take him back to the island where the king refuses to help them a second time.
The Land Of The Dead
The goddess Circe was trying to hurt Odysseus and his men. She turns his men into pigs and she traps them there. However, Odysseus goes back to her home and tries to stop her. On his way, he meets Hermes who gives him a plant that would protect him from any magic.
Zeus sends down a thunderbolt to sink Odysseus' ship. Odysseus alone survives. He eventually drifts to Ogygio Calypso, who keeps him on her island for seven years.
Once odysseus arrives to the land of the dead , he sacrificed a black lamb. the souls of brides and young men were attracted to him and they all battle slain and bloody.the first person he sees is Elpenor, one of his odysseus men and he came to the land of the dead by he was drunk and fell off circe's roof. elpenor asked odysseus to give him a funeral. after visting elpenor, he visited anticlea which was his mother and she was alive when he sets sail. after visiting his mother he went to go see Tiresias, he warned him about two things to beware as when he leaves land of the dead it was to restrain himself in the strait and to don't touch the herds of cattle that belong to helios. tiresias tells odysseus that when he gets home is it's gonna be filled with trouble men eating his livestock and courting penelope and he has to travel and to make a sacrifice