Taken from A Pride of Princesses, দ্বারা Shirley Climo.
Once upon a time, so the mythmakers said, there lived a Greek king who had three daughters. The oldest princess was very pretty. The সেকেন্ড princess was quite charming. The youngest princess, whose name was Psyche, was so lovely that even the ফুলেরডালি turned their heads to look at her.
Praise for Psyche's beauty spread throughout Greece and soon reached the ears of the gods and goddesses who dwelled high on Mount Olympus. "Ridiculous!" scoffed the goddess Aphrodite. "This princess is only a girl. I am the Goddess of Beauty."
Iris is a minor Greek goddess. She is goddess of the রামধনু and female messenger of the gods (the male messenger of the god is Hermes).
Iris has many jobs to carry out. She travels with the speed of light from one end of the world to the other and down into the depths of the sea (Poseidon's territory) and আন্ডারওয়ার্ল্ড (Hades's territory). Iris লিঙ্ক the gods to humanity. She waters the clouds with her pitcher. She also delivers to the gods the sacred water of the River Styx.
Iris is portrayed as a রামধনু অথবা a goddess with golden wings on her shoulders. She carries a winged staff অথবা a caduceus...