The Atlantes was high, proud and bold, which they crossed the ocean because they were masterful in construction of ships, ports and palaces that they decorated with bronze, tin and oricalco. These men trained elephants, cultivated the fields well, seeded cereals, fruits and vegetables, planned hydraulic works in the central part of their dominion.
Poseidón and Cleito
Of the union of Poseidón and Cleito arose ten children, five pairs of binoculars, the greater one, call Atlas (the giant that takes to the world on their backs). Atlas, was named King of the Atlantis by their brothers and this the Government of the island among them distributed.
Government, characteristics and culture of the Atlantida.
Each one of the provinces in which the Atlantis was divided was directed by a governor and all of them followed the law of Poseidon, written in a gold column and receives, erected in the middle of the island.
To the environs of the Atlantis one hundred statues that represented the Nereidas (marine nymphs), like cult to Poseidon and in the center were a gold statue of Poseidon, on a shell thrown by six winged horses, remembering the travellers who that kingdom belonged to the great God of the sea.
Plato, finishes his story saying.
- "... This era the enormous one to be able that Zeus had granted to the island Atlantis, and while the divine nature was perpetuated among them, the atlantes stayed faithfuls to their laws and they did not let themselves corrupt by the luxury and the power, since they were conscious that the goods single grow in the friendship mutual and accompanied by the virtue and disappears when the man is too much covets. "