Please forward this error screen to 64. In Indo-European cultures, the thunder god is frequently known as the chief or king of the gods, e. The Hindu God Indra was the chief deity and at his prime during the Vedic period, where he was considered to be the supreme God of thunder. In Greek mythology, the Elysian Fields, or the Elysian Plains, was the final resting places of the souls of the heroic and the virtuous, evolved from a designation of a place or person struck by lightning, enelysion, enelysios.
Gene Simmons of KISS’s title song is «God of Thunder», regarding his «Demon» onstage persona. Rick Allen of Def Leppard was first referred to as the «Thunder God» by Joe Elliott, the lead singer, during the first concert of the Hysteria World Tour. Journal of the American Oriental Society. The Rigveda: The Oldest Literature of the Indians. Death and Salvation in Ancient Egypt. Please help improve it or discuss these issues on the talk page.
This article needs additional citations for verification. This article relies largely or entirely on a single source. Relevant discussion may be found on the talk page. He is typically depicted as a demon-looking spirit beating drums to create thunder, usually with the symbol tomoe drawn on the drums. This section does not cite any sources. Fūjin-raijin-zu by Tawaraya Sōtatsu, with Raijin shown on the left and Fūjin right. Raijin was created by the divine pair Izanami and Izanagi after the creation of Japan.
There is a legend which says the eight lightning gods were charged with protection of the Dharma by the Buddha. Some Japanese parents tell their children to hide their belly buttons during thunderstorms. This is due to a folk belief that Raijin is sometimes credited with eating the navels or abdomens of children, and in the event of thunder, parents traditionally tell their children to hide their navels so that they are not taken away. Wikimedia Commons has media related to Raijin. 5 0 0 0 0 1h7a. Sasuke and Sakura: Friends or Foes?
964 0 0 0 15 20c0 2. 984 0 0 0 19 8c2. Time Ninjutsu: the Flying Thunder God Technique. Minato gave one of these kunai to his pupil, Kakashi Hatake, as a celebratory gift for his promotion to jōnin as well as to be able to teleport to his team at any time as long as they had the kunai in their possession. In Naruto Shippūden the Movie: The Lost Tower, Minato placed one of these kunai over the source of the Ryūmyaku to seal it.