Pandora belongs to the Greek mythology and is referred to as the first
mortal woman, a cause of all suffering. The myth of Pandora , not as an
archetypal form, mother of all women, but as a cause of all passions,
because of her curiosity, has made the round of the world.
The name Pandora
Τhe name”Pandora” is attributed to Demeter, the goddess of the Earth,
worshiped as "pandora," since humanity was fed by it, but it is a positive
name of the goddess and they have nothing to do with the main name
Pandora, the mythological person. According to Hesiod its name means the
one endowed with all the gifts of the gods, the one who has all the gifts.
How she was created
According to the myth Pandora was made of
earth by Hephaestus at the order of Zeus. Athena
gave her life, and the gods of Olympus generally
offered her all the gifts and abilities, along with a
According to the legend of Pandora,
princess of ancient Greece, the gods
gave her a mysterious box of jealousy for
her beauty. But they had warned her not
to open the box.
One day Pandora did not endure the
temptation and defeated by her curiosity
wanted to see what she had in the box, she
lost her self-control and opened its lid. At
that time, the great trials: frosts, illnesses
and madness were released into the world,
uncontrollably. With the help of a god,
Pandora closed the box and tried to keep
the only antidote that made human suffering
The role of hope
Hope is the belief that someone has both the will and the
way or conditions to achieve his goals, whatever they are.
Having hope in the sense that he is not bent by the
anxieties that crush him, he does not adopt a pessimistic
attitude and is not defeated by depression in the face of
difficult challenges or obstacles. Technically, hope is more
than a naive belief that everything will go well.