Nov 23, 2010

Deity a Day: Day 1

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"Light"; sometimes called Eros (not to be confused with the god of love).

First of all the recognizable gods, forefather of Zeus.  Born a vast egg formed by Nux ("night") and Ether ("air"), Phanes joined with Nux to create Uranus ("Heaven") and Gaia ("Earth").

From: A Guide to the Gods, compiled by Richard Carlyon


My Grama's Soul said...

Don't know a lot about mythology....but I do find it fascinating.



Aelwyn said...

Jo: I hope you enjoy the Deity a Day, then!!! Some posts will be longer than others. :D

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