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  Hades
Hades is the lord of the dead and ruler of the nether world, which is referred to as the domain of Hades or, by transference, as Hades alone.
Hades rules the dead, assisted by various (demonic) helpers, such as Thanatos and Hypnos, the ferryman Charon, and the hound Cerberus.
Hades possesses the riches of the earth, and is thus referred to as 'the Rich One'.
www.pantheon.org /articles/h/hades.html   (352 words)

  
 Hades - Crystalinks
Hades was also known as Pluto (from Greek Plouton), and was known by this name, as "the unseen one", or "the rich one", as well as Dis Pater and Orcus, in Roman mythology; the corresponding Etruscan god was Aita.
Zeus the thunderbolt; Hades the helmet of invisibility; and Poseidon the trident.
Hades showed mercy only once: Because the music of Orpheus was so hauntingly good, he allowed Orpheus to bring his wife, Eurydice, back to the land of the living as long as she walked behind him and he never tried to look at her face until they got to the surface.
www.crystalinks.com /hades.html   (2663 words)

  
 Hades | Hades, Greek Mythology Link - www.maicar.com
Hades possessed a helmet—which the CYCLOPES gave him (as they gave the thunderbolt to Zeus and the trident to Poseidon)—that rended the wearer invisible.
Demeter's daughter Persephone was carried off by Hades, and because of her eating one (or several) seed of a pomegranate in the Underworld, she had to divide her time between this and the upper world.
Cronos, Demeter, Gaia, Hades, Hera, Hestia, Minthe, Persephone, Poseidon, Rhea 1, Uranus, Zeus.
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 hades
Of the latter, Hades, 'the invisible one' according to ancient etymology (E. Dodds on Pl. Grg.
Hades was not a recipient of cult (Soph.
Hades was the universal destination of the dead until the second half of the 5th cent.
www.wsu.edu /~hughesc/hades.htm   (917 words)

  
 Hades * The Immortals * Greek Mythology: From the Iliad to the Fall of the Last Tyrant
Hades is one of the six Olympians, i.e.
Hades was so overwhelmed by Persephone’s sweet charms that, instead of wooing her, he abducted her against her will and dragged her to The Underworld.
Hades and Zeus had plotted to abduct the young girl away in secret but their plans were foiled when Helios (the Sun) saw the evil act and told Demeter the fate of her missing child.
messagenet.com /myths/bios/hades.html   (2293 words)

  
 Mythography | The Greek God Hades in Myth and Art
Hades was the ruler of the Greek Underworld (which itself is sometimes confusingly referred to as "Hades" also).
Although the relationship between Hades and Persephone appears to have begun badly - Hades abducted his future bride and whisked her away in a chariot - their union was peaceful (unlike the marriage of his brother Zeus...).
Hades was identified with Dis (Dis Pater) in Roman mythology.
www.loggia.com /myth/hades.html   (346 words)

  
 Hades
One day, while he was riding through the field of battle, the goddess Aphrodite had her companion Eros playfully shoot an arrow into the heart of Hades.
Struck by Eros' arrow, Hades fell in love with the first young lady he saw, who happened to be Persephone.
Hades promptly carried her off into the underworld to be his bride.
www.windows.ucar.edu /tour/link=/mythology/Definitions_gods/Hades_def.html   (152 words)

  
 Hades (WebBible Encyclopedia) - ChristianAnswers.Net
Rev 20:14 (Death and Hades were cast into the lake of fire.
In Christ's parable in Luke 16:23, he said "And being in torments in Hades, he [the rich man] lifted up his eyes and saw Abraham afar off, and Lazarus in his bosom" (NKJV).
When Christ died, His spirit descended into Hades, proclaiming victory to the evil spirits incarcerated there, then returned with the souls of those who had died in faith… The unsaved dead will be delivered up from Hades for judgment at the great white throne (Revelation 20:13)" (Dr. Henry M. Morris, The Defenders Study Bible).
www.christiananswers.net /dictionary/hades.html   (413 words)

  
 Hades – Music at Last.fm
One from Paramus, NJ, USA which is a Thrash Metal band, another Death Metal band from China and a Black Metal band from Norway.
1) HADES (NORWAY), founded in 1992 by Erstwhile Immortal guitarist Jorn Inge Tunsberg along with ex-DARK drummer Remi, adopted the addition of their home country to their name after their 1993 demo 'Alone Walkyng' appeared following protests from the American HADES.
The transition from HADES to HADES ALMIGHTY was marked in September of 1998 as the band entered the Prolog Studio in Dortmund, Germany to record the exceptionally dark and ominous album 'Millenium Nocturne', released under license from Nuclear Blast by Hammerheart Records.
www.last.fm /music/Hades   (1045 words)

  
 Saint Seiya: The Hades for PS2 - Saint Seiya: The Hades Playstation 2 - Saint Seiya: The Hades PS2 Game
Saint Seiya: The Hades ties in 3D fighting with storylines from the Saint Seiya manga series and cut scenes from the anime as you get ready to do battle with the...
Koch Media signs on to release Warhammer: Mark of Chaos and Mage Knight: Apocalypse; Atari to handle Saint Seiya: The Hades.
Naruto: Ultimate Ninja 2 is a 3D fighting game based on the Naruto television series and features 40 playable characters and 16 unique stages.
www.gamespot.com /ps2/action/saintseiyathehades/index.html   (290 words)

  
 Definition of Hades - Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary
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