orestes I

orestes I

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  • Agamemnon is killed
  • Apollo
  • Planning
  • Agamemnon is murdered by Aegisthus, his wife's lover. Orestes is sent into exile.
  • Vengeance
  • Now a grown man, Orestes visited Delphi and was told by the oracle Apollo to avenge his fathers death.
  • Trial
  • Orestes and his friend Pylades went to Mycenae to visit Electra. Together they planed how to kill his mother Clytemnestra and her lover Aegisthus.
  • Journey
  • Orestes with the help of Pylades and Electra kills Clytemnestra and Aegisthus.
  • Orestes is tormented by the Furies for killing his own mother. He was tormented until he reached Athens. In Athens, Orestes was tried by Areopagus, the tribundal of Athenian judges for his crimes.
  • The furies were not happy with the verdict so they offered Orestes an opportunity to recieve full atonement for his crime. Orestes would have to steal the sacred image of Artemis from Tauris.
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