A Month of Devotional Thought — Zeus, Day 10

The focus for today’s post is on common offerings made to Zeus, both historical and UPG. Some of these are relatively easy to do in the modern era, where others are less so. In general, incense is usually acceptable to the Theoi. Zeus is primarily offered storax according to several sources, both ancient and modern.…

A Month of Devotional Thought — Zeus, Day 9

One of the things that I consider to be one of the biggest misconceptions about Zeus is that he is a philanderer and even a rapist. If you look at the culture in the Mycenaean and Pre-Classical Greece. you see that there are documented instances of males having multiple wives. This is in approximately the…

A Month of Devotional Thought — Zeus, Day 5

As Zeus is the youngest son of Chronos and Rhea, he has five siblings. They are Hestia, Haides, Demeter, Poseidon, and Hera. He has five uncles and five aunts who are first-Generation Titans and he is the grandson of Ouranos and Gaea. He is also the father of Apollon, Ares, Artemis, Athena, Dionysus, Hephaestus, Hermes,…