Apollo is the God of archery, the sun and light, music and dance, poetry, healing and diseases, and truth and prophecy. Twin brother to Artemis, Apollo is one of the most important Gods in the Greek pantheon. He is often seen as the most beautiful of all Gods, embodying Kouros being a beardless, athletic youth. Apollo is patron to the arts, especially poetry and music. He is the spirit of creativity and the muse of many of his followers.