Himeros – Greek God of Erotic Desire

Greek mythology is filled to the brim with erotic desire and and sexual misconduct. Zeus, the almighty King of the Gods, cheated on his wife regularly with ...

8 Most Famous Roman Myths

Roman mythology is known for its rich stories. Most of the stories of Roman mythology were almost entirely borrowed from the Greek, but there are many local ...

Inca Gods and Goddesses – A List

One of the most powerful native empires of South America, the Incas first appeared in the Andes region during the 12th century CE. The Incas were highly ...

Fear Gorta –Irish “Good Luck” Zombies

Most cultures and religions seem to have one version of a zombie-like creature or another, but few are as peculiar as the Fear Gorta. Translated as Man of ...

Dearg Due – The Vengeful Irish Vampiress

The Dearg Due is one of several blood-sucking monstrosities in the Irish/Celtic folklore. Depicted as a female figure, the Dearg Due is one of the most ...

Hachiman –Japanese God of War, Archery, and the Samurai

Hachiman is one of the most beloved Japanese kami deities as well as a prime example of how Japanese culture has combined elements from the many different ...

Ebisu – The Boneless God of Luck in Japanese Mythology

Japanese mythology is full of many luck and fortune deities. What’s fascinating about them is that they come from multiple different religions, ...

Hathor – Egyptian Goddess of Sky

In Egyptian mythology, Hathor was a goddess of the sky, of fertility, women and love. She was one of the most important Egyptian goddesses who was ...

Nordic (Viking) Symbols – A Comprehensive List

The Nordic cultures and peoples have brought us some of the most colorful and unique myths and symbols we’ve seen. They’ve inspired lots of later art and ...

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