Over the course of his life Herakles was very permiscous. Herakles was also very potent. The result is that he has over seventy children with three wives and over fifty lovers. He had children not only by humans but also by nymphs, naiads and monsters. He had lovers from Western Europe with the Celtic princess Celtine to Asia with an Indian princess Pandela. He was also the lover of a widowed Queen.