The Ancient Romans
In legend Rome was founded in 753BC by Romulus, its first king. In 509BC Rome became a republic ruled by the Senate (wealthy landowners and elders) and the Roman people. During the 450 years of the republic Rome conquered the rest of Italy and then...
A vast number of ancient Roman deities are known by name. The most familiar
today are those ... Roman God of the Sky, thunderstorms, lightning, weather and
air. Also god of law, order, justice, gove...
The temple in Rome dedicated to all the major gods was called 'The Pantheon'. It
was named after the word used for the entire collection of all the Roman gods.
Simple descriptions of the main Roman gods and goddesses, suitable for
In the beginning Roman gods were considered divine manifestations, faceless,
formless, and powerful. The idea of gods as anthropomorphized beings came ...
Aside from the spirits, worshipped privately at home, the Romans had a large
number of public gods. Many gods were believed to have taken part in the ...
Religion was an important part of Roman daily life. The Romans believed in
many different gods and goddesses. If the gods were angry, terrible things could
Gods and Goddesses of Greek and Roman Mythology. Part of Mythology For
Dummies Cheat Sheet. The predominant mythologies handed down through the
Major Roman Gods - A extensive list of the most important gods from the Roman
Jupiter was the most powerful of the gods. Should he have to bring order, he
would hurl a thunderbolt. Jupiter was not afraid of anyone or anything. He was