Category Archives: Greek & Roman

The North Wind and the Sun and Other Fables of Aesop

Format: Print Length

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 11.12 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

The girl's mother saw this, and to avenge her death brought some tame brown bears to the water's edge and, holding their tails, told them to raise a strong wind, hoping in this way to drown the rich youth. Aphrodite is the goddess of love, beauty, pleasure, desire, grace, and sexuality. Thus it was that our hero Perseus found himself face to face with the beautiful Andromeda chained helplessly onto the rocks, awaiting her doom. Brother and sister went to the dragon pond and struck the reef-home of the dragon king with the hammer.

Continue reading The North Wind and the Sun and Other Fables of Aesop

Gates the Hours Keep (Tales of Malstria Book 3)

Format: Print Length

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 12.51 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

But the wolf tried to jump a stream while hunting and was captured and killed. They are more like persons grown up in this earth, eating wheat and rice, rather than crystal ball or gaseous creatures. The United States policy towards Israel will change. Chronus threw the testicles of his father into the sea, from which Aphrodite, the goddess of love, was created. [8] Chronus eventually took control over all the cosmos, and he married Rhea. [9] From this relationship, six children were born: Hestia, Demeter, Hera, Hades, Poseidon, and Zeus. [10] Uranus and Gaia told Chronus that one of his children would overthrow him, so Chronus swallowed each of his children except Zeus. [11] Zeus was saved by Gaia after Rhea asked Gaia and Uranus for help in saving him.

Continue reading Gates the Hours Keep (Tales of Malstria Book 3)

Myths of Greece and Rome (Collector's Library of Myth &

Format: Hardcover

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 14.77 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Dionysus' mother was the mortal princess of Thebes, Semele. The sea will rear up because Jormungand, the Midgard Serpent, is twisting and writhing in fury, making his way toward the land. This is the underworld, whose gods are the male Batara Kala and the female Setesuyara. In addition, there are several deities that are exclusively Roman. Bellerophon killed the Chimera with the help of Pegasus and Athene. ~ CHIRON ~ In Greek fable, he was the most celebrated of the centaurs.

Continue reading Myths of Greece and Rome (Collector's Library of Myth &

The Lunar Artifact (Sirena's Children) (Volume 3)

Format: Paperback

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 6.72 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

He made for the gate of heaven and attacked Thunder God, chopping off his feet. (Thunder God later replaced them with chicken feet.) Thunder God, with the help of Dragon King, rapidly made the water subside so Bubo could not reach him. They have remained ingrained in our culture for thousands of years – there aren't many things left in this world that can earn and retain that amount of popularity and respect.

Continue reading The Lunar Artifact (Sirena's Children) (Volume 3)

Caught in Amber

Format: Print Length

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 12.77 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

He had a strong vessel built called the Argo, and his crew, the Argonauts, went on a dangerous expedition to the far-away land of Kolhida. To view this myth real-time, visit http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UWPMbdZxjcs Before getting into an elaborate summary, it is important to characterize all the major primordial deities to fit the pieces of the summary together. The Eighth Labour of Heracles[edit] After capturing the Cretan bull, Heracles was to steal the Mares.

Continue reading Caught in Amber

What The Hades !! (The Ancients Awake Book 1)

Format: Print Length

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 7.09 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

The Bosco Sacro (literally sacred grove) in the garden of Bomarzo, Italy, lends its associations to the uncanny atmosphere." "The dryad is the spirit of the tree, its essential pattern. When he completed all of the tasks successfully Eurystheus claimed that the cleansing of the Augean stables and the killing of the Lernaean Hydra were not done by himself. It was Strabo who made a suggestion as to the real prototype of the Golden Fleece when he mentioned the gold-bearing rivers of Colchis and the technique the Colchians used to extract gold “with the aid of shaggy sheepskins”.

Continue reading What The Hades !! (The Ancients Awake Book 1)

The Emperor of Babylon

Format: Paperback

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 11.48 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Poseidon was always on the lookout for new coastal towns. This made cultivation impossible and threatened to submerge the people, who had fled to the mountains. When she died, Andromeda was hung in the sky as a constellation. The Bronze Hercules Statue depicts this powerful hero wearing his iconic lion skin over his back. Mythic Images is another purveyor of statues. Rituals can indeed produce psychological changes if we believe in their potency and we perform them with feeling.

Continue reading The Emperor of Babylon

Lion of Macedon (Greek Series)

Format: Mass Market Paperback

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 7.75 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

He teased the nymph, but Aphrodite took offense at Narcissus' cavalier treatment of the nymph and bid him to fall in love with the first person he saw. The old stories they told about gods, giants and monsters are known as the Norse myths. An old Chinese superstition states that eating the flowers would ensure long life, and giving these flowers to a sick friend is considered a thoughtful gesture.

Continue reading Lion of Macedon (Greek Series)

Poseidon & Cleito: Book One

Format: Print Length

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 9.53 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Unlike the Greek deities, the numina did not have distinctive, well-defined personalities and characteristics. The Baphomet Demon Statue reveals his form with the torso and arms of a man, head and legs of a goat, and feathered wings. She was also a goddess of TEENbirth, and the protectress of the girl TEEN. Soon after they had begun to climb they spotted an emu hiding among the boulders and they quickly caught and killed it. A few animals escaped to this mountain, and a few people survived in a boat, subsisting on fish.

Continue reading Poseidon & Cleito: Book One

The Tomb of Baligant (The Third Soul Book 8)

Format: Print Length

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 6.21 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

In direct local control it is a form of capitalism even if slightly reformed to. In Hindu mythology, the god Vishnu, during his cosmic sleep, brings forth the universe from his navel. It is larger than all the other six regions combined. » Mountain. One prophetic symbol at the end is of a church waiting for God in the south to be rescued. The three of them rode in a chariot pulled by white geese. Beira (Cailleach Bheur) is the Personification of Winter and the Mother of all the Gods and Goddesses in Scottish mythology.

Continue reading The Tomb of Baligant (The Third Soul Book 8)