Goddess of festivity and rich banquets
|Member of The Charites|
|Major cult centre||Boeotia|
|Parents||Zeus and Eurynome|
|Siblings||Euphrosyne and Aglaea|
In Greek mythology, Thalia or Thaleia (// or //; Ancient Greek: Θάλεια Tháleia "the joyous, the abundance") was one of the three Charites or Graces, along with her sisters Aglaea and Euphrosyne.
The Greek word thalia is an adjective applied to banquets, meaning rich, plentiful, luxuriant and abundant.
Typically, they were the daughters of Zeus and Oceanid Eurynome. Alternative parentage may be Zeus and Eurydome, Eurymedousa, or Euanthe; Dionysus and Kronois; or Helios and the Naiad Aegle.