Zeus - Father of Gods and Men, he is the god of sky and thunder, justice and order. His symbols are the thunderbolt, eagle, bull, and oak. (Roman equivalent - Jupiter)

Zeus - Father of Gods and Men, he is the god of sky and thunder, justice and order. His symbols are the thunderbolt, eagle, bull, and oak. (Roman equivalent - Jupiter)

Zeus was the dispenser of justice and protector of human rights. If a mortal was acting better than the gods or lacked hospitality towards another god, he or she will be struck with a lightning bolt sent by Zeus.

Zeus was the dispenser of justice and protector of human rights. If a mortal was acting better than the gods or lacked hospitality towards another god, he or she will be struck with a lightning bolt sent by Zeus.

The Ancient Greeks also recorded eclipse events. The poet Archilochus spoke of the total solar eclipse of 6 April 647 B.C.E. in mythic terms: “There is nothing beyond hope, nothing that can be sworn impossible, nothing wonderful, since Zeus, father of the Olympians, made night from mid-day, hiding the light of the shining Sun, and sore fear came upon men.” #Eclipse

The Ancient Greeks also recorded eclipse events. The poet Archilochus spoke of the total solar eclipse of 6 April 647 B.C.E. in mythic terms: “There is nothing beyond hope, nothing that can be sworn impossible, nothing wonderful, since Zeus, father of the Olympians, made night from mid-day, hiding the light of the shining Sun, and sore fear came upon men.” #Eclipse

Lightning in the hand, abstract vector illustrations isolated on color background. Sign of Zeus,Father of all Gods.Ancient roman icon.

Lightning in the hand, abstract vector illustrations isolated on color background. Sign of Zeus,Father of all Gods.Ancient roman icon.

Zeus, Robin Ruan on ArtStation at https://www.artstation.com/artwork/318mY  Yanni's father.

Zeus, Robin Ruan on ArtStation at https://www.artstation.com/artwork/318mY Yanni's father.

En vente - Le Courroux de Poseidon ( oeuvre resrevée ) par Anthony Jean - Illustration

En vente - Le Courroux de Poseidon ( oeuvre resrevée ) par Anthony Jean - Illustration

Zeus, Father of the gods, visited Semele…in the form of a thunderstorm; and she gave birth to the great saviour and deliverer Dionysus. Zeus, again, Danae impregnated by Zeus as a golden shower. Greek Red Figure ware, c. 5th cent. BCE impregnated Danae in a shower of gold; and the child was Perseus… ---DM Murdock

Zeus, Father of the gods, visited Semele…in the form of a thunderstorm; and she gave birth to the great saviour and deliverer Dionysus. Zeus, again, Danae impregnated by Zeus as a golden shower. Greek Red Figure ware, c. 5th cent. BCE impregnated Danae in a shower of gold; and the child was Perseus… ---DM Murdock

No. 4 makes me picture Hades as the typical exasperated older brother, constantly annoyed by the antics of his ne'er-do-well baby brother...

No. 4 makes me picture Hades as the typical exasperated older brother, constantly annoyed by the antics of his ne'er-do-well baby brother...

ZEUS, el dios supremo de los griegos (Júpiter para los romanos).

Zeus, el dios supremo de los griegos

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