The gods in the world
The history of Greece and the legend of God are always intertwined. Whether in science and philosophy, or in the arts and culture, the image of God is always in no time, everywhere. Drama with the theme of the story of God, sculpture with the body of God as the object, the ancient Greeks used their own all the sweat and wisdom, for the eyes of the gods to make the most extensive and most profound interpretation.
If the standard of Chinese civilization, the ancient Greek legend of the gods are very strange. Because they have absolutely no sense of distance to any God should have dignity and live on fruits, some just than ordinary people more exuberant vitality, more charming face and body, easier eruption of emotions, more powerful fighting force and to the secular life more intense interest.
The Greek gods can be divided into two, one is in the imagination of the gods, they are masters of all things in the world, controlling all the natural power of good human unable to dominate the opportunity, people on their awe; another is the legendary hero, and they turned out to be early tribal chiefs or brave, but people for their strength and courage. The wisdom and the character of the dumping, in the story of the spread of generations gradually give them a more powerful ability, more attractive appearance and a more passionate emotion.
In the ancient Greek classics and records are the most detailed part of gods, is two works of the 8th century BC: Homer and Hesiod’s Theogony and the Homer Epic is representative of the legend of heroes. It records the end of the Bronze Age of the Trojan War, and which you heroes do the deification of the description. And Theogony is almighty story collection, at the time of the Greek civilization in the development process of absorbing the cultural phenomenon of Crete, Mycenae, Asia Minor, Egypt and other, fusion the regional, tribal inherent legend, resulting in a lineage of the gods of the intricate complex, more than a God or a god job, in this case, the West Yede regional, tribal, and beliefs related to all the gods of scattered arrangement of a system, schedule 7 of their lineage, well describes the gods of the origin, characteristics and CO to deeds, become the first Greek fairy tales,