They were the strongest, the most fearsome, more troublesome but also the most compassionated figures. The Titans of course never managed to take Mount Olympus, but this did not stop others from trying it.
Therefore I ask of you to give up your anger for your son. They were viewed as the most powerful beings on earth and nothing could stop them, aside from others Gods. The popular gods were Zeus, Poseidon, Apollo, and Aphrodite.
Hebe, was originally the cupbearer of the gods, but Ganymede, the Trojan prince, was abducted by Zeus, and took over this role. Some of the gods have been offered or given a special place to be worship are architectural buildings or temples.
Mount Olympus Today Today Mount Olympus exists as a physical place, and is a popular tourist destination within Greece.