The almost complete Greek god family tree.

The almost complete Greek god family tree

Nifty mythology-based infographics present the family trees of the Egyptian, Greek, and Norse gods and goddesses.

A Norse God Family Tree

A Norse God Family Tree

Ancient Egyptian Greco-Roman figure of Isis-Aphrodite; her calathos/crown has the winged sun disc and horns of Isis. (Metropolitan Museum of Art)

Isis-Aphrodite - Metropolitan Museum of Art, NYC. Painted terracotta votive figure of Isis-Aphrodite, crowned and nude; syncretic icon of Egyptian- Greco-Roman worship, century CE. NY, Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Anput (Input) - a goddess of funerals and mummification; a consort of Anubis and the mother of Kebechet (the goddess of purification) and possibly Ammit

Anput (Input) - a goddess of death, huntress of the dead, Anubis is her consort, and she is the mother of Kebechet (the goddess of purification) and possibly Ammit

In Assyrian and Babylonian mythology, Pazuzu is often depicted as a combination of diverse animal and human parts. He has the body of a man, the head of a lion or dog, eagle-like taloned feet, two pairs of wings, a scorpion's tail, and a serpentine penis. He is often depicted with his right hand pointing upward to paradise, reward for good and left hand pointing down to the underworld, a deterrent for an evil life.

Pazuzu - In Assyrian and Babylonian mythology, Pazuzu (sometimes Fazuzu or Pazuza) was the king of the demons of the wind, and son of the god Hanbi. He also represented the southwestern wind, the bearer of storms and drought. He was a powerful djinn

African Moon Goddess – African Athena by Credo Vusamazulu Mutwa

African Moon Goddess – African Athena by Credo Vusamazulu Mutwa - Goddesses come in all shapes and sizes

Banba is the Celtic Goddess of the spirit of Ireland. She is one of the Tuatha de Danaan. “Banba’s themes are protection. Her symbol is soil. A Celtic war goddess, Banba extends safety …

Goddess Banba

Banba is the Celtic Goddess of the spirit of Ireland. She is one of the Tuatha de Danaan. “Banba’s themes are protection. Her symbol is soil. A Celtic war goddess, Banba extends safety …

The goddess Durga killing the buffalo demon, Mahisha (Mahishasuramardini), Pala period (c. 700–1200), twelfth century | Bangladesh or India | The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York | Purchase, Diana and Arthur G. Altschul Gift, 1993 (1993.7)

The Goddess Durga Killing the Buffalo Demon, Mahisha (Mahishasuramardini), Pala period (ca. century Bangladesh or India The Metropolitan Museum of Art

A VINCA TERRACOTTA STANDING 'BIRD GODDESS' NEOLITHIC, CIRCA 5TH MILLENNIUM B.C. With a distinctive duck-beaked mask, with hair above and pierced ears, wearing a long-sleeved tunic with pleated sleeves and a tight-fitting skirt with incised cross-hatching and fringed bottom, pierced at the elbows 6 3/8 in. (16.1 cm.) high

A VINCA TERRACOTTA STANDING 'BIRD GODDESS' NEOLITHIC, CIRCA 5TH MILLENNIUM B.C. With a distinctive duck-beaked mask, with hair above and pierced ears, wearing a long-sleeved tunic with pleated sleeves and a tight-fitting skirt with incised cross-hatching and fringed bottom, pierced at the elbows 6 3/8 in. (16.1 cm.) high

Triumph of Amphitrite and Neptune (Poseidon), Roman mosaic, 4th century AD, (Musée du Louvre, Paris).

Roman -- Triumph of Amphitrite & Neptune (Poseidon) -- Mosaic: Circa AD Found in 1842 in Constantine (ancient Cirta), Algeria Constantine, Algeria The Louvre, Paris

In Egyptian mythology, when a person died, Anubis would weigh their soul against a feather. If the soul was lighter than the feather, then it would be sent to Osiris (good afterlife); if the soul was heavier than the feather, it would be punished.

'Anubis' by Janice Duke. The most frequent association of Anubis is His role as…

medieval: The Temptation of Adam and Eve. 1430s. Harley 2278 f. 1v

(i believe the lamb represents Christ, the 'sacrificial lamb of God' - p.) The Temptation of Adam and Eve. Note Aries ram in (pagan) sun cross above the (world/life) tree.

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