At greg mythologya, Hades is considered the god of the nether world and of the dead. In Roman mythology, he is also known as Pluto. He is also considered the god of wealth, since he possesses all the precious metals on the planet.
The god Hades inhabits and rules the darkest place on Earth, the place where the souls of the dead go. He is the son of Kronos, king of the Titans, and Reia. He has four brothers: PoseidonZeus, Demeter, Hestia and Hera.
He is known to be a merciless, disgusting, insensitive, and monstrous god. Considered the most feared of the gods, few had the courage even to utter his name.
His image is depicted as a dark-skinned man with a beard, wearing a crown and carrying a scepter and the key to the underworld. A three-headed dog (Cerberus) accompanies him, in order to guard the entrance to the realm of the dead. Sometimes he is depicted riding in a chariot with his wife Persephone.
Meaning of Hades Tattoo:
- Greek Mythology
- Roman Mythology
- World of the Dead
- Kingdom of the Dead