Harpy Temple
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Harpy Temple in Jason and the Argonauts

Human Inhabitants

Visited by Jason, Argonauts,and Phileas

Native Fauna (Creatures)



Mount Olympus, or Greece

Film Location


The Harpy temple was place where Zeus sent Phileas to be tormented and cursed by Harpies .Phineus, a king of Thrace, had the gift of prophecy. Zeus, angry that Phineas revealed too much, punished him by blinding him and putting him on an island with a buffet of food which he could never eat. The harpies always arrived
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A column with a Harpy

and stole the food out of his hands before he could satisfy his hunger, and

The Blind Phileas's Buffet

befouled the remains of his food. This continued until the arrival of Jason and the Argonauts . The Argonauts then captured the Harpies in a net, before trapping them in a wooden box.