Ares, the Greek god of war, has several symbols that are associated with him, including the spear and helmet. Less common symbols include armor and shields. More »

Zeus, Hades, Apollo, Ares and Dionysus are notable Greek gods, whereas Athena, Hestia, Hera and Aphrodite are notable Greek goddesses. Demeter, Hephaestus, Hermes, Artemis and Poseidon are also major Greek gods. More »

There is no specific symbol associated with Prometheus, but he is most closely associated with fire. Prometheus was the immortal who gave mankind the gift of fire in direct opposition to Zeus' will. More »

According to, the main weaknesses of Ares in Greek mythology were his impulsiveness and bloodthirsty nature . Moreover, he often started fights regardless of consequences. More »

The symbol for Hades is his helmet, also know as the helm of darkness. He is also known by his guardian, which was a three-headed dog. More »

Neptune, the Roman God of the sea, carried a spear called a trident. Neptune is most commonly depicted standing with his trident in his right hand. The trident was said to have magical powers, which he used to manipulate... More »

In addition to being an immortal god, Ares possessed overwhelming strength and physicality. He was always armored and armed, and rode a huge chariot flanked by the demigods Phobos, Enyo, his sister Eris and Deimos. Ares ... More » Art & Literature Folklore Mythology