In the cold of winter, we remember that the warm west wind will blow again.




  • God of the west wind/fructifying wind and the messenger of spring
  • The gentlest of the (Anemoi)- “4 wind gods”
  • He fell in love with Prince Hyacinth and Killed him in a jealous rage after he instead chose to love his rival Apollo
  • His parents were the goddess of dawn (eos) and a titan (astraeus) in ancient greek religion myth
  • Anemoi are the wind gods who zephyrus, aka zephyr is god west
  • Help produced flowers and fruits by the sweetness of his breath and Harpies
  • A nymph called chloris was kissed by the west wind, zephyrus, and turned into flora aka flowers also synonymous with the spring.

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