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Lotus was a flower. When you ate it you forgot all your memories. In The Odyssey Book 9, Ulysses loses some of his men when the Lotus Eaters give them the plant to eat.

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In Greek mythology a fruit which induced forgetfulness?

In Homer's Odyssey the lotus tree fruit causes a pleasant drowsiness. The Lotus-eater or Lotophagi would only eat lotus and when they did they would forget about friends and family and desire to live in idleness.

What was weird about lotus hotel?

The Lotus Hotel in Greek mythology had the ability to make people lose track of time and stay there for days without realizing it. Guests were enchanted by the hotel's magic, which made it difficult for them to leave.

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