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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 in Norse mythology, there is a huge rainbow bridge called Bifrost
that connects Midgard
, the realm of humans, to Asgard, the home of the gods?
Did you know that the Maori god of wind and storms, Tawhiri, had 13 cloud children, as well as the children rain, mist, and fog?
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A new study shows that water might have been on Earth very early in its history. Before this new information, scientists thought water came to Earth from comets. Scientists have learned this by studying...Read more