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Greek Gods Mythology

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Greek Gods Mythology
Discover the legends and myths surrounding Greek Gods Mythology including the first gods and deities and the creation myth that was the basis of the religious beliefs of the Ancient Greeks. The religious beliefs and the Greek Gods Mythology and the mythology and legends relating to the first, primordial gods and the Greek gods mythology surrounding different generations of deities including the Titans, the Olympians, and the demigods.

This section on the ancient Greek Gods Mythology includes information about Hades the Underworld, the River Styx, Charon the Ferryman & Tartarus, the abyss.

Ancient Gods Mythology
Who are the Greek Gods?
Greek God Family Tree
Ancient Greek Gods
The Immortals
Symbols of Greek Gods
Greek Creation Myth
Powers of the Greek Gods
List of Greek Gods
Hemera
Chaos
Nyx
Erebus
Aether
Gaia
Tartarus, the god
Pontus
Uranus
Gods of Greek Mythology
Heroes & Demigods
Charon the Ferryman
Gods of the Ocean
Gods of War
The Gods of Death
The River Styx
Mount Olympus
The 12 Olympians
The Furies (Erinyes)
Elysium (Elysian Fields)
Hades the Underworld
The Gigantes
The Keres (Death Spirits)
Tartarus (Hell)
Ancient Greek Mythology
The Horae
The Fates
The Temple of Zeus
The Amazons
Ancient Greek Women
Ancient Olympic Games
Zeus at Olympia
The Temple of Zeus
The Statue of Zeus
Ancient Greeks

Greek Gods Mythology - Death, the Underworld, Tartarus or Elysium
Discover interesting facts and information about the Greek Gods Mythology and their beliefs about Hades the Underworld, Charon the Ferryman, the River Styx and the legends and mythology of Tartarus the ancient equivalent to hell.  Learn about the Gods of War and death in Greek God Mythology and articles about the spirits that inhabited the infernal regions such as the Keres, the death spirits, the Fates who were encountered by the dead souls of mortals. Their day of judgement near the palace of Hades and whether they would suffer the endless torments in the deep, dark abyss of Tartarus. These mythical terrors and people played an important role in understanding Greek God mythology. The fates of dead souls were decided by the gods of the Underworld and whether they could pass through the Asphodel Meadows and spend eternity in the province of Elysium, the Elysian Fields, the equivalent to paradise, or heaven in Greek Gods Mythology.

Greek Gods Mythology - the Creation Myth and the First Deities and Goddesses
Who were the first deities and divinities that featured in ancient Greek Gods Mythology? The story of the ancient Greeks creation myth answers this question. According to ancient mythology life started with Chaos, the first god and primordial deity who ruled over confusion, the void of emptiness, within the universe. Chaos created Nyx out of the darkness and they produced Erebus the lord of the Underworld. These first primeval, or primordial deities, in the creation myth of Greek Gods mythology, were followed by Aether and Hemera then produced Gaia (Earth), Tartarus (Hell) Pontus (sea), and Eros (Love). The legend and stories of the Greek Gods mythology continued when Gaia, the Earth Mother, created Uranus and they overthrew the elder first deities producing twelve gigantic children who became known as the Titans in the Greek Gods mythology. The rebellion of the Titans led to a war between the first deities and the second generation of divinities together with the Gigantes. The Titan males joined with their sisters (the Titanides) to produce children who include many who would become known as the Olympians in ancient Greek Mythology and legend.

Mythology and Legends of Ancient Greece - 12 Olympians and Mount Olympus
Discover facts and info about the mythology of the 12 Olympians who lived in the splendour of Mount Olympus where they feasted on ambrosia and nectar, the drink and food of the Olympians. Read about the mythology of their golden palaces and domain that was hidden from the eyes of mortals by a golden cloud above Mount Olympus.

Pictures of Goddesses
Names of Gods
Nymphs
Greek Gods
Titans Mythology
Roman and Greek Gods & Goddesses index
Roman Gods & Goddesses
Roman and Greek Gods & Mythology Guide
Myths, Legends & Stories

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