|The white elephant, one of the eight which, according to Indian mythology, sustain the earth.
|Goddess of wealth who appears as a fowl scratching the earth and was sent down with Oduduwa, the earth goddess.
|Yoruba / Nigeria, West Africa
|Goddess of wealth. She is thought to appear as a fowl scratching the earth and, in creation mythology, was sent down with ODUDUWA, the earth goddess....
|Buddhist / India
|Bodhisattva one of the eight great bodhisattvas. His name can be translated as "boundless space treasury" or "void store" as his wisdom is said to be boundless as space itself. He is sometimes known as the twin brother of the "earth store" bodhisattva Ksitigarbha. In Japan he is known as Kokuzo. Buddhist / India
|God of the earth who guards in the entrance to the underworld. He rules rver earth, fields, poisons, anecdotes, weaving. Egypt
|Chthonic earth god of påśśage. Known from the Old kingdom (circa 2700 BC onward). Controls the interface between eastern and western horizons of the underworld, and is the guardian of the gate through which the king påśśes into the underworld. Aker provides a safe course for the barque of the Sun god during its påśśage through the underworld at night. He may be seen as the socket holding the boat's mast. He is also considered benevolent against snake bites. Represented by opposite facing pairs of human or lion heads....
|Pluralistic earth gods. Egypt
|Pluralistic chthonic earth gods. Probably stemming from the pre-Dynastic period. Malevolent deities who can seize and imprison the souls of the deceased....
|Soul of the earth and a subterranean spirit. Cheyenne
|The turtle on which the earth rests. Hindu
|A goddess of fertility, procreation & the earth
|Goddess of the earth in its dual aspect of fertility and death. Nigeria
|Norway / Gypsy
|Sent to the earth as a human to reveal the secret laws and a band of lore of the the gypsies, he stayed over in a the moon. Norway / Gypsy
|Norway / Gypsy
|Sent to the earth as a human to reveal the secret laws & a band of lore of the the gypsies, he stayed over in a the moon
|With Sa, one of two creator deities he created land from swamp and placed vegetation on earth. He then eloped with the Sa's daughter and fathered seven boys and seven girls. Kono - Eastern Guinea, West Africa
|Kono / eastern Guinea, West Africa
|Creator god. One of two creator deities; the other is SA. ALATANGANA created land from swamp and placed vegetation on earth. VAJRAPANI and a large number of minor names.See also AMITABHA, AMOGHASIDDHI, RATNASAMBHAVA and VAIROCANA....
"Alcyoneus or Alcion"
|Jupiter sent Hercules against him for stealing some of the Sun's oxen. But Hercules could not do anything, for immediately the giant touched the earth he received fresh strength. At length Pallas carried him beyond the moon. His seven daughters were metamorphosed into halcyons. Argonautica
|A lunar deity and god of weather, water, tides, eclipses and earthquakes. Inuit