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Unformatted text preview: • Pallas Athena could be a separate entity named Pallas as her father or sister. • Lares were household gods protecting the home and family.-- Called genius loci.-- Ovid described them as night watchmen. • Penates were patron gods of the storeroom, later becoming household gods and related to the Lares. • Manes were souls of deceased loved ones. Were similar to Lares. • Capitoline Triad:-- Jupiter, Juno and Minerva ** Were worshipped in Capitoline Hill in Rome. -- Archaic Triad consisted of Jupiter, Mars and Quirinus. • Aventine Triad consisted of Ceres, Liber and Libera.-- Was plebian counterpart of Capitoline Triad....
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This note was uploaded on 04/21/2008 for the course CLT 3370 taught by Professor Magill during the Fall '08 term at FSU.
- Fall '08