Centaurs are half-human, half-horse creatures in Greek mythology. They have the body of a horse and the torso, head and arms of a man. They were considered to be the children of Ixion, king of the Lapiths, and Nephele, a cloud made in the image of Hera. But a more popular theory is that they were the offspring of the Centaurus who mated with a Magnesian mare. Check 9 interesting facts about the centaurs below.
#1. The luminal being
Centaur is considered as a luminal being by various writers. It is due to the facts that the body of centaur is trapped between two natures of human and horse.