August 15, 2017

Animals appear in great numbers in Greek mythology. Following Greek poets, sculptors, historians, and philosophers who expressed, and reflected upon, their myths and stories, we know Aphrodite’s chariot was pulled by swans, Hecate was the mistress of dogs and hounds, P...

August 13, 2017

D'après les épopées homériques, les Moires sont trois soeurs, Clotho, Lachésis et Atropos. Selon les versions, elles sont soit, filles de Zeus et de Thémis et soeurs des heures, soit filles de Nix, la nuit, appartenant ainsi à la première génération divine, celle des f...

July 10, 2017

Gods and Mythology of Ancient Egypt

Man's first gods were the forces of nature. Terrifying and unpredictable, they were feared rather than revered by our ancestors. Yet while much of the world was in darkness, worshipping cruel incarnations of natural forces, a river va...