Wednesday, August 5, 2015

Poseidon



Poseidon is one of the twelve Olympian deities of the pantheon in Greek mythology. His main domain is the ocean, and he is called the "God of the Sea". Additionally, he is referred to as "Earth-Shaker" due to his role in causing earthquakes, and has been called the "tamer of horses". He is usually depicted as an older male with curly hair and beard. Poseidon was a major civic god of several cities and in Athens, he was second only to Athena in importance, while in Corinth and many cities of Magna Graecia he was the chief god of the Polis.

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Medium- Pencil

11 comments:

  1. Another masterpiece from my pet artist.

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    1. HI Indu

      Thanks a ton! U made my day!!! :D

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  2. An amazing drawing of the ancient Greek God of the Sea !!!
    Have a nice and creative week Akita !!!

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    1. Hi Stelios

      Thanks a lot! I am so happy you liked it :D

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  3. In India the god of sea is Varuna who is believed to be very powerful. Very nice sketch,Ankita.

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  4. O! Ankita I wrote the aforementioned coment b'cauz I was reading the posts of some westerners. That is why Varuna..Once more I say that your sketches seem lively.

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    1. Hi Rudraprayaga

      Thanks a lot! I am really glad you liked the sketch :)

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