Essays Tagged: "supreme god"

The Illiad

d of prophecy, light, poetry,and music; on the Trojans' sideZeus supreme god and king of OlymposPoseidon younger brother of Zeus; god of se ...

(6 pages) 160 0 3.2 Sep/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies

Zeus Greek god

Zeus was the supreme god of the Olympians. He is the ruler of the sky. He is represented by the eagle and the thu ...

(2 pages) 111 2 3.5 Apr/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies > Mythology

Get Your ROLE On. Playing Multiple Roles.

following the rules set for by God himself. One does not question God, if he believes him to be the supreme God, or the highest spirit. This may seem like blind faith to some, but in a way, we are bli ...

(3 pages) 115 0 3.6 May/2002

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Hinduism and It's Gods

whose name resides in books and myth, are all considered and thought of as manifestations of their supreme God. With many Gods and Goddesses worship varies from person to person. This is accepted in ...

(3 pages) 147 0 4.5 Oct/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Hinduism

Differnce between IBO Religion and Christianity

ion about their differences in religion, Akunna telling Mr. Brown that the Ibo Clan believes in one supreme God but had others that they worship, the name of their God is Chucku, because "he made all ...

(4 pages) 62 0 4.3 Dec/2002

Subjects: Art Essays > Drama

Ancient Eyptian Religion.

68 BC ): Ra worship was the state religion- Theban dynasties: Ra fused with Amon - became Amon-Ra ( supreme god )- 18th dynasty: pharaoh Amenhotep III renamed Ra with "Aton" ( physical solar force )- ...

(2 pages) 42 0 4.5 Aug/2003

Subjects: Art Essays

Plato's Cosmology: The Timaeus

rsonal ruler, but (as it were) a manual laborer. Cf. Vlastos, Plato's Universe (pp. 26-27):That the supreme god of Plato's cosmos should wear the mask of a manual worker is a triumph of the philosophi ...

(11 pages) 56 0 5.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Contemporary Philosophy

Greek Gods

uldn't want to lose, so they worshiped mars and asked for victory in battle.Mars was the sun of the supreme god, Jupiter.In earlier times Mars was the god of agriculture.Greek counterpart = AriesPluto ... the underworld.Greek counterpart = HadesJupiter was the most important god in Rome, for he was the supreme god or the god of gods. Jupiter kept the heavens in order, he dealt with the other gods prob ...

(1 pages) 30 0 3.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

Rise in power of the Amun and Amun priesthood and it's political implications [speech].

the local Theban rulers. As they grew in importance so did Amun, eventually reaching the status of "Supreme God." Good morning teachers and fellow students, today I will be speaking to you on the grow ... ly concerning administration and politics. His cult spread as far as Libya, and Amun was adopted as supreme god by the kings of Ethiopia. As the power of Amun spread, his priests proclaimed him the cr ...

(4 pages) 32 0 4.3 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > Middle Eastern History > Ancient Egypt

Religions of the World: Brief description of aspects of Hinduism, Buddhism, and Islam.

ses. Although it has been viewed by some as a monotheistic religion, because it recognizes only one supreme God: the panentheistic principle of Brahman, that all reality is a unity. To Hindus the enti ... deity, but which recognizes other gods and goddesses as facets or manifestations or aspects of that supreme God.Hindus tend to follow one of two major divisions within Hinduism:Vaishnavaism: which gen ...

(7 pages) 160 1 3.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Hinduism

What was the role of Osiris in the Egyptian concepts of immortality and life after death?

However, as burials and funeral rites became paramount in Egyptian culture, he naturally became the supreme god of Egypt. It is evident that as he became a more and more celebrated figure (as generati ...

(6 pages) 55 0 4.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

How different Religiongs arose, and how they affect people of the world.

sm. Gautama's doctrine was really not a religion, but a method of ethical culture. He recognized no supreme God. According to Buddhism, the devas, or the god's of the old religion, were 'real' beings. ...

(6 pages) 57 0 4.2 Aug/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

Greek Mythology: Zeus - This is an essay about Zeus, his powers, etc.

+ History of ZeusZeus, also known as Jupiter in Rome, was the supreme god of Olympians. He was the youngest son of six children of the Titans Kronus and Rhea. Whe ... ion. Zeus received the sky, Poseidon the sea, and Hades the underworld. Zeus was also positioned as supreme authority and on Mt. Olympus.+ Powers/Weakness' of ZeusZeus was the mightiest and most power ...

(1 pages) 57 0 3.0 Dec/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies

Louis Erdrich's Tracks - An Invasion of the White Man

uction and mix of other cultures brought about Christian missionaries who spoke of "the belief in a supreme God, the single and total source of human existence" (Vecsey 80). Erdrich uses the contradic ...

(7 pages) 61 0 5.0 Apr/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

The Greek God:Zeus

the most celebrated statue of ancient times because of its greatness, charm and worth.Zeus was the supreme god and ruler of Olympus. He was known by many titles: Lord of the Sky, the Cloud- gatherer, ... force.Zeus was the sixth child born to Cronus and Rhea, Because Cronus, ruler of the Titans and the supreme god at the time, was afraid that one of his children would overthrow him, just like he overt ...

(3 pages) 70 1 4.8 May/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies > Mythology

Krishna And The Bhagavad-Gita.

Krishna is the eighth avatar of Vishnu and is thought my most Hindus to be the supreme god. In the epic poem Bhagavad-Gita Arjuna, a Hindu prince, is in a great battle against his ...

(1 pages) 45 0 2.0 Oct/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Hinduism

The Moon Mythology and Poems.

s also a huge figure in poetry and nursery rhymes.In Africa, the moon is known as Mawu. Mawu is the supreme God of the Fon people of Abomey (a small part in Northwest Africa). It brings cooler tempera ...

(3 pages) 22 0 3.0 Nov/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies > Mythology

Chapter II - Handing on Divine Revelation

l generations, when God comes in to the image of Christ the Lord is whom the full revelation of the supreme God is brought to completion commissioned the Apostles to preach to all men that Gospel whic ...

(4 pages) 625 0 0.0 Oct/2006

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Christianity

Christianity Vs. Islam

ar and juxtaposing directions.Christianity and the Islamic faith alike, center on the belief of one supreme god; the Islam call him Allah and the Christians call him God. In addition, both religions w ...

(3 pages) 133 1 3.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

The Mahabarata A

ed me to think about how ambiguous one's view of what is wrong or right can be. Thus, as Indra, the supreme god, told Yudhisthira "there is some good and bad in all things" (Narasimhan 213).Furt ...

(1 pages) 415 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers