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Re was the sun-god and creator of our world. He has a head like a hawk or a ram. The god wore ...Read more
For the Celts, who lived in central Europe, Lugh was a Sun god. The underworld god Balor was ...Read more
For the Aztecs, who lived in central Mexico, Tonatiuh was a Sun god. He was in charge of the ...Read more
Huitzilopochtli, was the Aztec god of the Sun and the war. He was a blue man fully armed with ...Read more
In Greek mythology, Apollo was the son of Zeus (Jupiter) and Leto (Letona). His twin sister ...Read more
Liza is a god of the Fon people of West Africa. Liza is represented by the fierce Sun. Usually ...Read more
According to ancient Chinese mythology, there existed ten suns that used to appear in turn ...Read more
Maui was a hero of Polynesian mythology. For Maui and his mother the days were too short. Maui ...Read more
Amaterasu was the Sun goddess of the oldest Japanese religion called Shinto. When her brother ...Read more
Shamash was a Sun god according to the Sumerian mythology. Sumerians were living more than ...Read more
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Did you know that the Yoruba god of the sea, Olokun
, lives in a palace under the sea, with human and fish attendants?
Did you know that the Roman god, Neptune, was not only the god of the sea, but also of earthquakes?
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In the spring of 2010, the eruption of a volcano called Eyjafjallajökull in Iceland cancelled many flights in Europe. Eyjafjallajökull is a glaciovolcano, which means it's a volcano that is covered by...Read more