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deity

1. the state of being divine; godhead
2. the rank, status, or position of a god
3. the nature or character of God

Deity

the. the Supreme Being; God
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The next section 'People's religious faith and statues' displays how the transformation of society affects the local religious practice, and how the image of particular deities has developed through different eras.
Meanwhile, ETPB explained to the court that deities were removed from the Sri Hanuman and Sri Ram temples inside Katas Raj after the 1992 Babri Mosque incident, to preempt a reaction from locals.
Will you succeed in your attempt to make the deities close their eyes on your myriad doings which spelt disaster, to say the least?
Focusing on Anatolian solar deities in Old Hittite and Middle Hittite texts, Steitler takes a diachronic approach to Hittite religion that encompasses the religion of the Old Hittite, and the early and late Empire periods.
com/29122016-brazil-brewery-removes-ganesha-beers-after-hindu-protest/) statement calling to have the deity's picture taken off bottles, stating that it was "highly inappropriate" to have Hindu deities on beer bottles.
Each of the volumes begins with its own prologue and ends with its own coda, establishing a framework with which to categorize the specific deities described within each volume.
Uan was a son of Ea, one of the top deities of the ancient Mesopotamians.
Summary: Sea of humanity turns out to worship warrior deities
Earth people could talk personally to the deities to protect them and attend to their daily problems.
Particularly plentiful are texts recording vows made to deities in a dream--vows that had to be fulfilled.
People have frequently attempted to explain or define deities in terms that make them seem, well, less deified and more accessible.
Summary: Team of archaeologists discovers rare 2,500-year-old wall relief depicting two pharaonic deities, God Amen-Re and God Thot.