Hades is the Greek god of the Underworld, the dead, and riches. He is the eldest son of Kronos Symbols of Power : The Helm of Darkness. Hades was the ancient Greek king of the underworld and god of the dead. He was depicted as a dark-bearded, regal god either enthroned in the underworld God of : The dead, king of the underworld. Hades, the God of the Underworld in Greek blogdetik.infoes and Myths of Hades. Cicero, De Natura Deorum 3. This guardian was Cerberusthe three headed dog that would tear apart anyone that was not supposed to be in the Underworld. Greek Mythology Wiki is a Fandom Paypal bankeinzug Community. The Erinnyes the Furies were welcomed guests in his kingdom. When Hercules came to lead out the three-headed dog, they begged his promise of protection. Primordial deities Titan deities Aquatic deities Chthonic deities Mycenaean deities. They cried out three times to the gods of the underworld saying that they were willing sacrifices. Pirithous Peirithoos below For MORE information on Herakles and the Hound of Haides see KERBEROS. Wikipedia indefinitely semi-protected pages Wikipedia indefinitely move-protected pages Articles containing Ancient Greek-language text Articles containing Greek-language text All articles with unsourced statements Articles with unsourced statements from March Articles with unsourced statements from January Wikipedia articles with VIAF identifiers Wikipedia articles with LCCN identifiers Wikipedia articles with GND identifiers. Hades was the Greek god of the Dead and, according to Plato,  he should be considered as one of the Olympian gods. And she, dying again, made no complaint for what complaint had she save she was loved? Instead, they decided to give him another name, Plouton , deriving from the Greek word for wealth, due to the precious metals mined from the earth. Now, the judges are confounded not only by their evidence but at the same time by being clothed themselves while they sit in judgement, having their own soul muffled in the veil of eyes and ears and the whole body. Support Ducksters by following us on or. Any e-book excerpts on this website are in the public domain. Can also be deceptive. Content is available under CC-BY-SA. The cases are now indeed judged ill and it is because they who are on trial are tried in their clothing, for they are tried alive. Nevertheless, he was not considered to be death itself, as this was a different god, called Thanatos.