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NameOriginDescription
Goddess name "P'an Chin Lien" China The goddess of brothels and prostitution who enjoyed drunken orgies. China
Goddess name "P'an Niang" China A goddess of vaccination
"P'an-ku" China Born from the primordial cosmic egg, and the mass divided into the heavens and the earth. From his eyes the Sun and moon appeared, from his sweat, Rain and dew, from his voice, thunder, and from his body all the natural features of the earth arose. Southern China
God name "P'i Chia Ma" China A god of ribs
God name "P:erende" Albanian A storm god that lets you know he is around with thunder & lightning. It was used by the Christians to identify their god in that region
Goddess name "Pa" China Goddess of droughts. China
"Pa Hsien" China The Eight Immortals of the Taoists.
God name "Pa-bil-sag" Mesopotamia / Sumeria / Babylon / Akkadia The tutelary god of Isin
Goddess name "Pa-bil-sag" Mesopotamian / Sumerian / Babylonian - Akkadian Tutelary god of Isin. The consort of the goddess NIN'INSINNA. Identified with the city of Larak (lost), texts describe Pabilsag journeying to Nippur and presenting the god ENLIL with gifts. He is given the epithet of “the wild bull with multicolored legs.”...
Goddess name "Pabilsag" Mesopotamia Tutelary god of Isin The consort of the goddess Nininsinna, he was identified with the lost city of Larak. Mesopotamia
Spirit name "Pabothkew" Shawnee The Great spirit and Creator of Mother earth. The Shawnee
Goddess name "Paca-Mama (earth mother)" Inca / pre - Columbian South America / highlands of Peru Chthonic earth goddess. Worshiped extensively by farmers but now largely syncretized with the Christian Virgin Mary....
God name "Pacha Kamaq" Inca Pacha Kamaq the 'Earth-Maker', the creator god of the peoples who lived in Peru before the Inca conquest.
Goddess name "Pacha Mama" Inca A chthonic goddess of fertility & the earth, now syncretized with the Christian Virgin Mary
God name "Pachacamac (earth creator)" South American Indian / Lima region of Peru Creator god. Near the town of Pachacamac is the site of a huge pyramidal sanctuary dedicated to the god. In origin he is pre-Inca but the Inca rulers who took over the region allowed his worship to continue; eventually he became syncretized with the god VAIRACOCHA....
God name "Pachamac" Inca Creator god and a god of the earth. Inca
Goddess name "Pachamama" Inca A dragoness fertility goddess who presided over planting and harvesting. She caused earthquakes. After conquest by Catholic Spain her image was replaced by the Virgin Mary. Inca
Goddess name "Pacis" Roman An altar to Peace, envisioned as a Roman goddess.
Angel name "Paco" Enochian A minor angel.. Enochian
King name "Pacolet" France A dwarf in the service of Lady Clerimond. He had a winged horse, which carried off Valentine, Orson, and Clerimond from the dungeon of Ferragus to the palace of king Pepin, and afterwards carried Valentine to the palace of Alexander, Emperor of Constantinople, his father. France
God name "Padma" Hindu Snake god Hindu / Puranic / Epic
Goddess name "Padma" Hindu The goddess that is the incarnation of Laksmi
Goddess name "Padma" Hindu Goddess who is the incarnation of Laksmi Hindu
Goddess name "Padma (lotus)" Hindu / Epic / Puranic (1) Snake god. One of a group of seven MAHANAGAS. Attributes: rosary and water jar. Three-eyed.(2) Goddess. An incarnation of LAKSMI, the consort of an avatara of VIS NU. She is depicted as emanating from the padma or lotus (Nelumbium speciosum) which is the symbol of creation and one of the most important iconographic devices in Hinduism. Also KAMALA....
God name "Padmantaka" Buddhist God who is the guardian of the Western direction Buddhist
God name "Padmantaka (destructive to the lotus)" Buddhist God. A dikpala or guardian of the western direction. Color: red. Attributes: jewel, red lotus, prayer wheel and sword. Three-headed....
God name "Padmapani" Buddhist God, a Buddha designate Buddhist
God name "Padmapani (with lotus in hand)" Buddhist God. A BODHISATTVA or buddhadesignate, and a distinct form of AVALOKITESVARA. Color: white or red. Attributes: Book, image of Amitabha on the crown, knot of hair, lotus, rosary, trident and waterjar. Three-eyed....
Goddess name "Padmatara" Buddhist Minor goddess Buddhist / Mahayana
Goddess name "Padmatara (lotus Tara)" Buddhist / Mahayana Minor goddess. Padmosnisa...
Angel name "Pado" Enochian A minor angel.. Enochian
Deities name "Padsmosnisa" Buddhist God who is connected with the guardian deities Buddhist
God name "Paean" Greek The physician of the celestial gods; the deliverer from any evil or calamity. Greek
Angel name "Paeoc" Enochian A minor angel. Enochian
God name "Paeon" Crete God of war Greek / Crete
God name "Paeon/ Paiawon" Greek / Crete A war god
"Pagan" Christian Pagan properly means "belonging to a village";. The Christian Church fixed itself first in cities, the centres of intelligence. Long after it had been established in towns, idolatrous practices continued to be observed in rural districts and villages, so pagan and villager came to mean the same thing.
Goddess name "Pagoda" Slavic 'Giver of Favorable winds', a weather and Agriculture goddess. Cattle and sheep are sacrificed to her. Slavic
Spirit name "Pah" Pawnee moon spirit Pawnee
Spirit name "Pah-ah" Indians The Great spirit of the Paiute Indians.
Angel name "Pahad" Hebrew The angel who personifies fear and terror. Hebrew
Deity name "Pahtecatl" Aztec deity who represents the plants that are used for the fermentation of pulque. Aztec
Deities name "Pahteeatl (medicine lord)" Aztec / Mesoamerican / Mexico Minor fertility god. One of the group of deities known as the Ometochtli complex and concerned with the brewing of the alcoholic drink pulque from the maguey plant....
Spirit name "Pahtumawas" Indians The Great spirit of the Lenape Indians
God name "Pai Chung" China Agriculture god. China
God name "Pai Yu" China God of the guitar. China
Deity name "Paiawon" Greek A military deity at Knossos.
God name "Paiawon" Greek / Cretan war god. Known from Knossos and mentioned in the Iliad (Homer) as Paean....
Angel name "Paico" Enochian A minor angel. Enochian
Goddess name "Paimon" Greek Goetic Goddess of Magic.
Deities name "Painal (hasty)" Aztec / Mesoamerican / Mexico Minor god of war. One of the group of deities known as the HUITZILPOCHTLI complex to whom sacrifice of captured prisoners was regularly offered....
Goddess name "Paiowa Yana Piaute" Greek Goddess of the Evening star, she and her daughter created the first people USA
"Paiowa/ Yana Piaute" W USA She & her daughter created the first people
Goddess name "Pairikas" Persia Goddesses of drought. Persia
God name "Paiva" Finnish Sun god. Finnish
Goddess name "Paivatar" Finnish Goddess of summer. Finnish
God name "Pajainen" Finnish A god, the deity that killed the great bull in the legends of Finland
God name "Pajainen" Pre - Christian Finnish God. The deity who kills the great bull in Finnish legend....
Goddess name "Pajau Yan" Cambodian Goddess of health and healing who was sent to live in the moon, where she provides flowers to the newly dead to ease their transition as they move into the underworld. Cambodian
God name "Pajonn" Finland God of thunder known as the one who dwells in the heaven. Finland
God name "Pajonn" Pre - Christian Lappish God of thunder. The name is derived from “the one who dwells in the heaven.”...
God name "Pak Tai" China Astral god of war China / Taoist
God name "Pak Tai/ Hsuan T'ien/ Shang Ti" Chinese / Taoist An astral god of war
God name "Paka'a" Hawaii God of the wind and the inventor of the sail. Hawaii
"Pakbangha" Indonesia Pakbangha The supreme being of the Chawte. Indonesia
Goddess name "Pakhet" Egypt Bast and Sekhmet were similar feline war gods, one for Upper Egypt and the other for Lower Egypt. Where the two groups met, at Beni Hasan, the similarity of the goddesses lead to a new merged form known as Pakhet.
Goddess name "Pakhet" Egypt Goddess of hunting. Known locally from the eastern desert regions with a sanctuary at Beni Hasan....
God name "Pakrokitat" California Creator god who made people with a face at the front and back of their heads. After a hissy fit, he decended to the middle of the earth. The Serrano Indians, California
"Palaemon" Greek Signifies the wrestler, as in the surname of Heracles in Lycophron but it also occurs as a proper name of several mythical personages.
God name "Palaemon" Greco - Roman Minor sea god. Originally Melikertes, the son of Ino, Palaemon was deified by the gods when his mother hurled herself from a cliff with her son in her arms. According to versions of the legend she was either insane or escaping the wrath of Athanas, king of Thebes....
God name "Palaniyantavan" Hindu / Dravidian / Tamil A local god
God name "Palaniyantavan" Hindu - Dravidian / Tamil Local god. Known only from southern India and considered to be a form of SKANDA or of MURUKAN, who is an old Tamil tribal snake god....
God name "Pale Fox aka Ogo" Dogon Pale Fox aka Ogo. Trickster God of the Dogon people.
God name "Palemon" Greek / Roman A human that suffered apotheosis & became a minor sea god
Deity name "Pales" Roman A deity of shepherds, flocks and livestock. Roman
Goddess name "Pales" Roman Pastoral goddess. A guardian of flocks and herds. Her festival was celebrated annually in Rome on April 21....
Goddess name "Pali Kongju" Korea Goddess of healing who rescues souls from the clutches of brutal guards of Hell. Korea
God name "Palici" Greek Twin gods, originating in Sicily. They were sometimes said to have been the sons of Zeus by Thaleia the daughter of Hephaestus, sometimes the sons of Zeus by Aetna. While she was pregnant with the twins, Thaleia, fearing Hera's jealousy hid in the earth and when the time came the twin boys emerged from the ground, which explains their name 'the Returners'. Greek
"Pallas" Greek A name of Minerva, sometimes called Pallas Minerva. According to fable, Pallas was one of the Titans, of giant size, killed by Minerva, who flayed him, and used his skin for armour; whence she was called Pallas Minerva. More likely the word Pallas is from pallo, to brandish; and the compound means Minerva who brandishes the spear. Greek
Goddess name "Pallas" Greek Surname of Athena. In Homer this name always appears united with the name Athena, but in later writers we also find Pallas alone instead of Athena. Plato derives the surname from "to brandish", in reference to the goddess brandishing the spear or aegis, whereas Apollodorus derives it from the giant Pallas, who was slain by Athena. But it is more probable that Pallas is the same word as virgin or maiden. Another female Pallas, described as a daughter of Triton, is mentioned under palladium. Greek
Goddess name "Pallas (Athene)" Greek Goddess. The full name of the deity who is thus Pallas of Athens. The origin and meaning of the word Pallas is unknown.See also ATHENA....
"Pallene" Greek 1. A daughter of Sithon, from whom the town of Pallene in the peninsula of the same name was said to have derived its name.
God name "Pallian" Australia God Australia
"Pamphyle" Greek A sorceress who converted herself into an owl (Apuleius). There was another Pamphyle, the daughter of Apollo, who first taught women to embroider with silk.
"Pamulak" Philippines The creator of the universe, of vegetation and of man. The Bagobo, Philippines
God name "Pan" Greek The great god of flocks and shepherds among the Greeks; his name is probably connected with the verb pasco, so that his name and character are perfectly in accordance with each other. Greek
God name "Pan-Gu" Chinese The Chinese creator god who was born from the Cosmic Egg.
God name "Pan/ Consentes" Greek / Roman A god of flocks, herds & of shepherds
"Pana" Inuit She cares for the souls of the dead
King name "Pana-ewa" Islands Had many bodies. He attacked Hiiaka in his fog body, Kino-ohu, and threw around her his twisting fog-arms, chilling her and choking her and blinding her. He wrapped her in the severe cold mantle of heavy mists. Pacific Islands
Goddess name "Panacea" Greek Goddess of health and cures. She was a daughter of the Medicine-god Asclepius. Greek
Deities name "Panao" Afghanistan Creator god, also generic title for deities controlling the natural world, they lived in the mountains. Afghanistan
Deities name "Panao" Kafir / Afghanistan Creator god. Local deity worshiped in Ashkun villages in southwestern Kafiristan. Also a generic title for deities controlling the natural world and said to live in the mountains. These include Lutkari Panao (fertility), Saramun Panao (health), Plossa Panao (rain and good health), Passamun Panao (rain and good health), Indermun Panao (fruit and wine), and Malek Panao (nut trees). These gods were generally worshiped in sacred open spaces where their wooden images were regularly drenched with blood sacrifices....
"Pancabrahma" Hindu this is the collective name for the five aspects of Siva
"Pancabrahma" Hindu Collective name for five aspects of SI IVA. The five aspects are Aghora, Isana, Sadyojata, Tatpurusa and Vamadeva. Also Isanadayas....
God name "Pancamukha-Patradeva" Buddhist God, a beggar Buddhist
God name "Pancamukha-Patradeva" Buddhist God. A “bowl-god.” Attributes: an alms bowl in each of sixteen hands. Five-headed....
Demon name "Pancanana" Hindu / Puranic demonic deity. Regarded as a form of the god SI IVA possessing five faces, each face having three eyes. Depicted with the naked body of an ascetic, wearing a necklace of snakes. Shrines symbolize the god with a stone, its top painted red and usually placed beneath a tree. Pancanana is worshiped extensively in Hindu villages throughout Bengal where women make invocations and anoint the stones, particularly when sickness strikes. There is a belief that children in the throes of epilepsy have been seized by the god....
Goddess name "Pancaraksa (five-fold protection)" Buddhist Group of goddesses. Five tutelary or guardian deities who personify protective spells or magic formulae. They are thus known as “spell goddesses.”...
"Pancratis" Greek A daughter of Aloeus and Iphimedeia, in the Phthiotian Achaia. Once when Thracian pirates, under Butes, invaded that district, they carried off from Mount Drius the women who were solemnizing a festival of Dionysus. Among them was Iphimedeia and her daughter Pancratis. Greek
"Pandara" Buddhist The Shakti of Amitabha, and a feminine bodhisattva. Buddhist
Goddess name "Pandara" Buddhist Goddess. The SAKTI of AMITABHA and a female BODHISATTVA or buddha-designate. She originates from the Tantric syllable PAM. Color: rose. Attributes: blue lotus, cup, knife and prayer wheel....
"Pandora" Greek I. e. the giver of all, or endowed with every thing, is the name of the first woman on earth and she plays an important role in numerous versions of the Greek creation myths. Her name means 'all gifts' and reflects her story. Greek
"Pandora's Box" Greek A present which seems valuable, but which is in reality a curse; as when Midas was permitted, according to his request, to turn whatever he touched into gold, and found his very food became gold, and therefore uneatable. Prometheus made an image and stole fire from heaven to endow it with life. In revenge, Jupiter told Vulcan to make a female statue, and gave her a box which she was to present to the man who married her. Prometheus distrusted Jove and his gifts, but Epimetheus, his brother, married the beautiful Pandora, and received the box. Immediately the bridegroom opened the box all the evils that flesh is heir to flew forth, and have ever since continued to afflict the world. The last thing that flew from the box was Hope. Greek
"Pandrosos" Greek I. e. "refreshing," was a daughter of Cecrops and Agraulos, and a sister of Erysichthon, Herse, and Aglauros. Greek
God name "Paneu" Afghanistan Seven Divine brother gods. Kafir, Afghanistan
Supreme god name "Paneu" Kafir / Afghanistan A collective term for seven gods. The Divine brothers are cast as the hunters and henchmen of the supreme goddess DISANI. Each is equipped with a golden bow and quiver. They are generally portrayed as merciless and malignant forces. Also Paradik, Purron....
Goddess name "Pang Che" China Goddess of justice. China
King name "Panic" Greek On one occasion Bacchus, in his Indian expeditions, was encompassed with an army far superior to his own; one of his chief captains, named Pan, advised him to command all his men at the dead of night to raise a simultaneous shout. The shout was rolled from mountain to mountain by innumerable echoes, and the Indians, thinking they were surrounded on all sides, took to sudden flight. Greek
Goddess name "Pansahi" Mata Hindu one of the seven mother goddesses that later became regarded as evil
Goddess name "Pansahi Mata" Hindu One of the seven mother goddesses who later became regarded as evil Hindu
Goddess name "Pansahi Mata" Hindu Mother goddess. A SAKTI and one of seven SAPTAMATARAS (mothers) who in later Hinduism became regarded as of evil intent, inflicting sickness on children under the age of seven. Particularly known from Bengal....
Goddess name "Pantang Mayag" Borneo A goddess of love
Goddess name "Pantang Mayang" Borneo Goddess of love Borneo
"Pantao" Taoist The peach of immortality that grew in the garden of Hsi wang mu, "Queen Mother of the West". When the fruit ripened every 3,000 years, the event was celebrated by a sumptuous banquet attended by the Pa Hsien the "Eight Immortals". Taoist
"Panthera" East A hypothetical beast which lived in the East. Reynard affirmed that he had sent her majesty the queen a comb made of panthera bone, "more lustrous than the Rainbow, more odoriferous than any perfume, a charm against every ill, and a universal panacea." France
"Panthomorphos" Greek Having all shapes, and therefore mystically the totality of manifested nature as including all beings, things, and shapes. Greek
God name "Pao Kung" China A god of the magistrates who was a victim of apotheosis as he lived from 999-1062 CE
Deities name "Pao Kung" Chinese God of magistrates. Lived as a mortal from AD 999-1062 during the Sung Dynasty. Depicted with a dark face, implying impartiality, and wearing yellow and purple robes. Attributes include a wooden scepter. He is attended by two minor deities, one holding his seal of office and the other holding the rod of punishment....
God name "Pao Yuan ch'uan" China A god of the spleen
God name "Pap-nigin-gara" Mesopotamia God of war who was lord of the boundary stone. Mesopotamia
God name "Pap-nigin-gara (lord of the boundary stone)" Mesopotamian / BabylonianAkkadian God of war. Syncretized with NINURTA....
Goddess name "Papa" Maori Goddess of the earth Maori
God name "Papang" Australia Creator and sky god who lives in the moon. Australia
God name "Papas" Turkey Local god. Phyrgian, Turkey
God name "Papas" Phrygian / northwestern Turkey Local god. According to tradition, he inseminated a rock and so engendered the hermaphrodite being Agdistis. Later became syncretized with ZEUS....
God name "Papas Phyrgian" NW Turkey A local god
Goddess name "Papatuanuku" Polynesia Chthonic mother goddess who evolved spontaneously in the cosmic night. Polynesia
Goddess name "Papatuanuku" Polynesian / including Maori Chthonic mother goddess. According to tradition she evolved spontaneously in the cosmic night personified by TE PO and became the apotheosis of papa, the earth. In other traditions she was engendered, with the sky god RANGINUI, by a primordial androgynous being, ATEA. Paptuanuku and Ranginui are regarded as the primal parents of the pantheon who, through a prolonged period of intercourse, produced at least ten major deities as their children. In Maori culture Papatuanuku, like all deities, is represented only by inconspicuous, slightly worked stones or pieces of wood and not by the large totems, which are depictions of ancestors....
Deities name "Papaya" Hittite One of the deities who awaited the return of Telipinus. Hittite
"Papimany" Rabelais The country of the Papimans; the country subject to the Pope, or any priest-ridden country, as Spain. Rabelais
God name "Papsukkal" Akkadia Messenger god as well as the gatekeeper for the remainder of the pantheon. Akkadia
God name "Papsukkal" Mesopotamian / BabylonianAkkadian Messenger god. Identified in late Akkadian texts and known chiefly from Hellenistic Babylonian times. His consort is AMASAGNUL and he acts as both messenger and gatekeeper for the rest of the pantheon. A sanctuary, the E-akkil, is identified from the Mesopotamian site of Mkis'. He becomes syncretized with NINS'UBUR....
"Para" Sanskrit In philosophy, infinite, supreme; the final limit. Sanskrit
Supreme god name "Para Brahma" India Para Brahma. The supreme god of the Siva Narayanis. Northwest India
Spirit name "Parabrahman" Chaldean The universal self or spirit and that which is beyond Brahman; the self-enduring, eternal, self-sufficient cause of all, the one essence of everything in the cosmos. Chaldean
Planet name "Paradise Lost" Milton Satan rouses the panic-stricken host of fallen angels to tell them about a rumour current in heaven of a new world about to be created. He calls a council to deliberate what should be done, and they agree to send Satan to search out for the new world. Satan, passing the gulf between Hell and heaven and the limbo of Vanity, enters the orb of the Sun (in the guise of an angel) to make inquiries as to the new planet's whereabouts; and, having obtained the necessary information, alights on Mount Niphates, and goes to Paradise in the form of a cormorant. Seating himself on the Tree of Life, he overhears Adam and Eve talking about the prohibition made by God, and at once resolves upon the nature of his attack. Gabriel sends two angels to watch over the bower of Paradise, and Satan flees. Raphael is sent to warn Adam of his danger, and tells him the story of Satan's revolt and expulsion out of heaven, and why and how this world was made. After a time Satan returns to Paradise in the form of a mist, and, entering the serpent, induces Eve to eat of the forbidden fruit. Adam eats "that he may perish with the woman whom he loved." Satan returns to Hell to tell his triumph, and Michael is sent to lead the guilty pair out of the garden. Milton
"Paradise of Fools" Roman The Hindus, Mahometans, Scandinavians, and Roman Catholics have devised a place between Paradise and "Purgatory" to get rid of a theological difficulty. If there is no sin without intention, then infants and idiots cannot commit sin, and if they die cannot be consigned to the purgatory of evil-doers; but, not being believers or good-doers, they cannot be placed with the saints. The Roman Catholics place them in the Paradise of infants and the Paradise of Fools.
Spirit name "Paramapadatmavat" Buddhist That which is of the very essence or nature of high spirit, bordering on the unconditioned nature of the hierarch. Buddhist
Deities name "Paramasva" Buddhist Great horse god usually depicted trampling four major Hindu deities underfoot. Buddhist
Deities name "Paramasva (great horse)" Buddhist / Mahayana God. Considered to be a form of HAYAGRIVA depicted with four legs and trampling the four major Hindu deities underfoot. Color: red. Attributes: arrow, bow, head of a horse, great lotus, lotus, staff and sword. Threeeyed....
"Paramesvar" India The supreme being of the Chamars. India
Deity name "Paramita" Buddhist Descriptive name of a philosophical deity Buddhist
Spirit name "Paramita" Buddhist Descriptive name of a philosophical deity. Applied to one of the group of twelve whose spiritual father is RATNASAMBHAVA. Common attributes: banner with a pearl, and a lotus....
Goddess name "Paraskeva" Russia Friday. Fertility goddess associated with spinning, water, health, and marriage. Russia
God name "Parasurama" Hindu Incarnation of the god of Visnu. Hindu
Demon name "Parasurama (Rama-with-the-ax)" Hindu / Epic / Puranic Incarnation of the god VIS'NU. The sixth avatara of Vis'nu (see also RAMA) in which form he saved the world from an army of tyrannical warriors. According to legend, Rama, the son of a wise man, became a skilled bowman and in gratitude he went to the Himalaya where he stayed, devoting himself to SIVA. His consort is DHARANI. Though without his bow, Rama acted as a champion of the gods in a war against the demons and was rewarded with an ax. In another legend, Vis'nu took the form of Parasurama to rid the world of despotic rulers. This avatara appears in human form, with two arms and with an ax in the right hand. Other attributes: arrow, bow, knife, skin and sword. Also Parasuramavatara....
Goddess name "Parcae" Greco - Roman Goddesses of fate. Originally a pair of birth goddesses, DECIMA and NONA, later joined by a goddess of death, MORTA....
Goddess name "Parce" Greek / Roman A pair birth goddesses became the goddesses of fate
Goddess name "Pare" Polynesia Goddess of volcanoes. Polynesia
Goddess name "Parendi" Hindu Minor goddess of prosperity associated with accumulating wealth. Hindu
Goddess name "Parendi" Hindu / Vedic Minor goddess of prosperity. Associated with the acquisition of wealth....
God name "Pariacaca" Inca weather god response will for Rain and thunder. Inca
God name "Pariacaca" Peru A god of water and Rainstorms and a creator-god. He was born a falcon but later became human. Peru
God name "Pariacaca" Pre - Inca central Andean / South America weather god. The deity responsible for Rain and thunder, personified by the falcon....
"Paris" Greek Also called Alexander, was the second son of Priam and Hecabe. Previous to his birth Hecabe dreamed that she had given birth to a firebrand, the flames of which spread over the whole city. This dream was interpreted to her by Aesacus, or according to others by Cassandra, by Apollo, or by a Sibyl, and was said to indicate that Hecabe should give birth to a son, who should bring about the ruin of his native city, and she was accordingly advised to expose the child. Greek
Goddess name "Pariskaravasita (control of purification)" Buddhist Minor goddess. One of a group of VASITAS personifying the disciplines of spiritual regeneration. Color: yellow. Attribute: jeweled staff....
Goddess name "Pariskaravassita" Buddhist Minor goddess, one of those personifying the discipline of spiritual regeneration. Buddhist
God name "Parjanya" Hindu God of Rain and the personification of Rain clouds. Hindu
God name "Parjanya (rain giver)" Hindu / Vedic God of Rain. Became replaced by, or syncretized with, INDRA in later Hinduism, but in the Vedas he is seen as a god of gentle, fructifying Rain. May be regarded as an ADITYA....
Deity name "Parna-Savari" Buddhist A healing deity. Buddhist
Goddess name "Parna-Savari (dressed in leaves)" Buddhist / Mahayana Goddess. An emanation of AKSOBHYA and BODHISATTVA or buddha-designate. Also one of a group of DHARANIS (deifications of literature). She is particularly recognized in the northwest of India. Her vehicle is GANESA surmounting obstacles. Color: yellow or green. Attributes: arrow, ax, bow, flower, noose, peacock feather, skin and staff. She is depicted as having three eyes and three heads....
"Parsva" The 23rd tirthankava / therefore the penultimate in the line of mythical salvation teachers Jain. Possibly a historic person who lived in the 8th century BC, he was succeeded by Mahaviva or Vardhamana, who was definitely a person in history. Parsva has been credited as the mythical founder of Jainism....
"Parthenope" Greek 1. A daughter of Stymphalus, and by Heracles the mother of Eueres. (Apollodorus. ii)
"Parthenos" Greek I. e. the virgin, a surname of Athena at Athens, where the famous temple Parthenon was dedicated to her. Greek
Goddess name "Partula" Roman The goddess of pregnancy, who determined the time of gestation. Roman
Goddess name "Partula" Roman Minor goddess of birth. Concerned with parturition....
Goddess name "Parvati" Hindu A Hindu goddess. She is the wife of Lord Shiva and the Divine mother of Lord Ganesh and Lord Murugan. Some communities also believe her to be the Divine sister of Lord Vishnu
Goddess name "Parvati/ Sakti/ Ahladini-Sadini/ Sati/ Uma" Hindu / Puranic / Epic / India A goddess of the mountains
"Pasiphae" Greek 1. A daughter of Helios and Perseis, and a sister of Circe and Aeetes, was the wife of Minos, by whom she was the mother of Androgeos, Catreus, Deucalion, Glaucus, Minotaurus, Acalle, Xenodice, Ariadne, and Phaedra. (Argonautica. Apollodorus i. Metamorphoses by Ovid XV)
Goddess name "Pasithea" Greek / Roman A goddess of relaxation, meditation and hallucinations (the wife of Hypnos, god of sleep)
"Pasowee" Kiowa A female Manitou of health & Medicine
Demon name "Pasowee" Loony A Jezebel or Aheb demon in the guise of the queen Of heaven. Loony
Goddess name "Pasowee" Tarot The Goddess of Endurance. Tarot
God name "Pasupati" Hindu God of animals and the protector of cattle. Hindu
God name "Pasupati (lord of animals)" Hindu / India God of animals. His consort is Svaha and his son is SANMUKHA. He is thought to have been derived from an earlier pre-Indo Aryan deity worshiped by the Indus Valley civilization as a horned god with three faces, sitting surrounded by animals. In Hindu culture regarded as an aspect of S IVA and depicted standing upon a corpse....
Goddess name "Patadharini (bearing a cloth)" Buddhist Goddess of passage. She watches over curtains and doorways. Color: blue. Attribute: a curtain....
Goddess name "Patadharni" Buddhist A goddess of passage that watches over curtains & doorways in line
God name "Patecatl" Aztec A god of healing and fertility, and the discoverer of peyote. Aztec
God name "Patollo" Baltic Chief and war god. Baltic
Goddess name "Patricia" Roman Goddess of Luck and Fate. Roman
God name "Patrimpas" Europe One of the trinity of gods and is the god of spring, joy, peace, maturity, abundance, as well the care of domestic animals, ploughed fields, and crops. Eastern Europe
"Patroclus" Greek 1. A son of Heracles by Pyrippe. (Apollodorus. ii)
Goddess name "Pattini" Sri Lanka Goddess of summer and another mother goddess. Sri Lanka
Goddess name "Pattini/ Pattinidevi" Sri Lanka A goddess of summer and mother goddess
Goddess name "Pattinidevi (queen of goddesses)" Hindu / Singhalese / Sri Lanka Mother goddess. A deification of Kannaki, the consort of Kovolan who, according to ancient Tamil tradition, journeyed to the town of Madurai to sell a gold anklet. Through trickery she was convicted of theft and executed, but was canonized. According to another tradition, she was born from a mango pierced by a sacred arrow. In southern India and Sri Lanka a goddess of chastity and fidelity in marriage. Also a guardian against diseases, including measles and smallpox. She is associated with fire-walking rituals. Attributes: cobra-hood behind the head, and a lotus....
"Pau Cheng" China The fifth of the ten judges in An-fu, the "palace of darkness"; or hell. China
"Pau-o-palae" Pacific Islands Pau-o-palae was clothed with a network of most delicate ferns. She was noted because of her magic power over all the ferns of the Forest, and for her skill in using the most graceful fronds for clothing and garlands.
Spirit name "Paurnamasi" Hindu The mother of Sandipani Muni, the spiritual master of Krishna. Paurnamasi makes the arrangements for Radha and Krishna's pastimes. Hindu
"Pautiwa" Hopi Cloud sender and Sun priest of souls. Hopi
Spirit name "Pava" Peru The returning messianic god-spirit who has yet to return. Peru
"Pavaka" Buddist One of the three personified fires, whether cosmic or human; one of the three sons of Agni-Abhimani and Svaha. Buddist
God name "Pavana" Hindu God of the winds, said to be the father of Hanumat or Hanuman, the monkey king who becomes Rama's helper in the Ramayana. Hindu
God name "Pavana (purifier)" Hindu God of the winds. His consort is Anjana. Also VAYU....
"Pax" Hebrew The "kiss of peace." Also a sacred utensil used when mass is celebrated by a high dignitary. It is sometimes a crucifix, sometimes a tablet, and sometimes a reliquary. The pax is omitted on Maundy Thursday, from horror at the kiss of Judas. Hebrew
"Pax" Roman A personification of peace. Roman
Spirit name "Pax" Roman spirit of peace. Became well-known as Pax Romana and Pax Augusta from the second century BC and was accorded a shrine on the Field of Mars. Depicted as a young woman bearing a cornucopia, an olive branch and a sheaf of corn....
"Pazuzu" Babylon A demom invoked for protection against crop pestilence. Babylon
Goddess name "Pdry" Canaan A goddess of mist
"Pegasus" Greek The famous winged horse, whose origin is thus related. When Perseus struck off the head of Medusa, with whom Poseidon had had intercourse in the form of a horse or a bird, there sprang forth from her Chrysaor and the horse Pegasus. The latter obtained the name Pegasus because he was believed to have made his appearance near the sources of Oceanus. Greek