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12 Olympian Gods

In Greek Mythology there are 12 Olympian gods with Indian parallels.

Zeus Jupiter Siva and Djaus Pitar
Ares Mars Mangala, (Skanda), Katikkeya
Hestia Vesta (cf. Tara)
Hera Juno Parvati
Athena Minerva Sarasvati
Poseidon Neptune Vishnu
Artemis Diana (cf. Sati)
Hermes Mercury Budha
Apollo Apollo Surya
Aphrodite Venus Lakshmi
Demeter Ceres Durga
Haephaestus Vulcan Tvastr
http://www.petra.gr/Theology/Gods/gods.htm

Zeus Jupiter + Hera Juno Heaven
Haephaestus Vulcan + Aphrodite Venus Earth
Poseidon Neptune + Amphitrite Amphitrite Sea

After he brought Haephaestus back to Olympus, Dionysius was admiitted as one of the Olympian Gods.

Zeus-Hera
Poseidon-Demeter
Apollo-Artemis
Ares-Aphrodite
Hermes-Athena
Hephaestus-Hestia.
http://www.quantavolution.org/vol_12/ka_06.htm


Zeus - Hera, Poseidon -Demeter, Hades - Hestia
Jupiter -Juno, Neptune - Ceres, Pluto -Vesta




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