Objects & Places from Oedipus the King

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This is the city in which all events take place. It is deteriorating with infertile soil, and women who are giving birth only to stillborns. As a result, its ruler wants to find out what is wrong and has sent a family member to an oracle, who says that there is someone living in the city who is of bad blood.

Sphinx's riddle

The city was cursed by this, which the current king solved when he first came to the city. As a result, the current king was considered the savior of the city, and people expect him to save the city again from its current troubles.


Every time someone has a problem, they go to this honoring place for the appropriate god to pray. The common belief is that the gods will solve problems or show people the road to a solution.


This is...

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