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An almost, sort of complete Greek God family tree. (Though there are wayyyy too many of them...)
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The Almost Complete Greek God Family Tree

An almost, sort of complete Greek God family tree. (Though there are wayyyy too many of them...)

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Thanatos || god of non-violent death, twin to Hypnos “Death smiles at us all. All a man can do is smile back.”

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Which Greek God Are You?

Greek and Roman religion have very similar qualities. Both religions are polytheistic and even share the same Gods. Mall amounts of sacrifice and needed to get in contact with Gods to ask them a favor. Gods are often included in many Greek and Roman legends that tell great life lessons and not to go against the Gods. Roman Gods are a bit more barbarous then Greek a Gods and and are upstaged in powers and their aspects due to Rome having a different intake from the gods then the Greeks.

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In this visualization, the most influential gods and goddesses are illustrated in great detail.  The chart displays Mt. Olympus which is one of the most important places in classic mythology.  The impact that the gender roles have in mythology are discussed.  According to this depiction, some of the beliefs and practices in many modern day religions derived from classic mythology.

In this visualization, the most influential gods and goddesses are illustrated in great detail. The chart displays Mt. Olympus which is one of the most important places in classic mythology. The impact that the gender roles have in mythology are discussed. According to this depiction, some of the beliefs and practices in many modern day religions derived from classic mythology.

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Akeso (Aceso) - the goddess of healing (wounds) and curing (illness); unlike her sister Panakeia she represented the process of a curing rather than the cure itself

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greek mythology aesthetics → achilles “Sing, goddess, of Achilles’ ruinous anger Which brought ten thousand pains to the Achaeans, And cast the souls of many stalwart heroes To Hades, and their bodies to the dogs And birds of prey.”

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Poseidon (/pɵˈsaɪdən/; Greek: Ποσειδῶν, pronounced [pose͜edɔ́͜ɔn]) is one of the twelve Olympian deities of the pantheon in Greek mythology. His main domain is the ocean, and he is called the "God of the Sea". Additionally, he is referred to as "Earth-Shaker"[1] due to his role in causing earthquakes, and has been called the "tamer of horses".[2] He is usually depicted as an older male with curly hair and beard.

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