Sandas - Lion God - Hittite God. Sandas Sandan is a lion god and represented with a horned lion.
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Sandas - Lion God

Sandas (Sandan) is a lion god and represented with a horned lion. Often he is depited inside a pyre surmounted by an eagle. He is associated with the Greek god Herakles, and Marduk. In ceremonies, an image of the god was placed inside a pyre and was set on fire.

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Hittite

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Fire

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Horned Lion

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Hittite - Gods and Goddesses

NameTitleType

Alalus

Primordial God.

God

Hannahannah

Mother Goddess

Goddess

Hapantali

Pastoral Goddess.

Goddess

Hasameli

God of metalworkers.

God

Hatepuna

Daughter of the sea.

Goddess

Inar

God of woods and fields.

God

Inara

Goddess of the wild animals of the steppe.

Goddess

Istanu

God of the sun and of judgement.

God

Istustaya

Goddess of destiny

Goddess

Kamrusepa

Goddess of healing.

Goddess

Rundas

God of the hunt and good fortune.

God

Sandas

Lion God

God

Suwaliyat

God of Winds and Storms.

God

Telepinu

God of Farming

God

Upelluri

God of dreaming.

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Zababa

God of War

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Bibliography

  • The Witches God - Janet and Stewart Farrar
  • The Witches Goddess - Janet and Stewart Farrar
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  • Celtic Goddesses - Miranda Green
  • Gods, Demons and Symbols of Ancient Mesopotamia - Jeremy Black and Anthony Green
  • Maori Religion and Mythology - Edward Shortland
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  • Encyclopedia of Goddesses and Heroines, 2-Volume Set - Patricia Monaghan
  • Asgard and the Gods: The Tales and Traditions of Our Northern Ancestors - Wilhelm Wägner Macdovvall
  • The Mythology of all Races - Vol 1-12 - Louis H Gray
  • The Ancient Gods Speak - Edited by Donald B Redford
  • The Pyramid Texts - Faulkner
  • Aradia, Gospel of the Witches - Charles G. Leland
  • Myths of the Norsemen From the Eddas and Sagas - H. A. Guerber
  • The Theogony of Hesiod - translated by Hugh G. Evelyn-White 1914
  • Encyclopedia of Ancient Deities, 2-Volume Set - Charles Russell Coulter and Patricia Turner
  • Wikipedia

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