A print by Utagawa Toyokuni III showing the sun goddess Amaterasu, the most important deity of the Japanese Shinto religion...
Ancient Egyptian Mythology
Egyptian Mythology was the belief structure and underlying form of ancient Egyptian culture from at least c. 4000 BCE...
A 2nd century CE Roman statue of the Greek goddess of hunting Artemis. The statue is a copy from a mid-4th century BCE...
Carved and guilded wood representation of Bacchus (ca. 1677 CE). Attributed to Filippo Parodi. (Museo Castello Sforzesco...
Bronze head of Hypnos
Bronze head of Hypnos (god of sleep), 1st - 2nd century CE. Copy of an Hellenistic original, found at Civitella d'Arno...
Demeter and Persephone
The Return of Persephone by Frederick Leighton, 1891
Dictean Cave, Crete
Dictean Cave, central Crete. Said to be the cave where Zeus was hidden as a baby.
Egyptian Gods Family Tree
This video gives an overview of the Ancient Egyptian gods and how they are related. The chart provides an easy way...
Enuma Elish - The Babylonian Epic of Creation
The Enuma Elish (also known as The Seven Tablets of Creation) is the Mesopotamian creation myth whose title is derived...
Gigantomachy of Delphi
A detail from the north frieze of the Treasury of the Siphians at Delphi depicting the Olympian gods fighting the Giants...