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Your favourite God/Goddess/Djinn/Spirit/deity
« on: May 29, 2009, 02:03:37 AM »
I don't care if you're Christian, Muslim, Jewish, atheist, or an adherrent of any other religion/non-religion. Who or what is your favourite deity and why?

Perhaps it's the mighty Zeus? or the beautiful Venus?

For me it's the Egyptian God, Min a horny god in charge of sex and...lettuce.

have a browse through at godchecker.com if you want to compare and contrast.

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Re: Your favourite God/Goddess/Djinn/Spirit/deity
« Reply #1 on: May 29, 2009, 02:21:11 AM »
Not quite a God but..............


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Re: Your favourite God/Goddess/Djinn/Spirit/deity
« Reply #2 on: May 29, 2009, 02:35:11 AM »
Odin.  The oldest and wisest of the Aesir.
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Re: Your favourite God/Goddess/Djinn/Spirit/deity
« Reply #3 on: May 29, 2009, 03:18:49 AM »
Loki is like the rebel anarchist of all the gods and is interesting (Norse)

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Re: Your favourite God/Goddess/Djinn/Spirit/deity
« Reply #4 on: May 29, 2009, 03:25:53 AM »
Bacchus is the one....
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Re: Your favourite God/Goddess/Djinn/Spirit/deity
« Reply #5 on: May 29, 2009, 08:11:15 AM »
The Flying Spaghetti Monster, or Eris.

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Re: Your favourite God/Goddess/Djinn/Spirit/deity
« Reply #6 on: May 29, 2009, 09:34:46 AM »
Jesus is kind of boring as far as Gods go.

Prometheus was pretty beast.  Plus, he was kind of like Jesus.  Bonus for the Bible thumpers.
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Re: Your favourite God/Goddess/Djinn/Spirit/deity
« Reply #7 on: May 30, 2009, 01:47:01 AM »
I don't have a favourite but Pekko, God of brewing is cool. And Ukko the old man.
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Re: Your favourite God/Goddess/Djinn/Spirit/deity
« Reply #8 on: May 30, 2009, 05:09:28 AM »
I don't have a favourite but Pekko, God of brewing is cool. And Ukko the old man.
Sounds like Pekko and Bacchus, together, would have a good party.
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Re: Your favourite God/Goddess/Djinn/Spirit/deity
« Reply #9 on: May 30, 2009, 05:56:28 AM »
Pekko and Bacchus/Dionysus seem to be sort of the same guy.

Fav gods for me are probably Freyja, Loki, Odin and Heimdall. Freyja, as a goddess, mostly had one defining characteristic: She was a hawt chick. :D Loki is the trickster God, and also gets some sympathy points. After that unfortunate business where he killed Baldr and trapped him in Hel forever, he was bound to a rock where a snake would drip poison into his eyes for all eternity. Not so nice. Odin, because he's the highest of the Aesir, and knows everything, and finally Heimdall because were it not for Heimdall, Asgard would have been invaded by the jotun pretty quickly.
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Re: Your favourite God/Goddess/Djinn/Spirit/deity
« Reply #10 on: May 30, 2009, 07:47:10 AM »
Dionysus.
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Re: Your favourite God/Goddess/Djinn/Spirit/deity
« Reply #11 on: May 30, 2009, 09:04:31 AM »
Jesus is kind of boring as far as Gods go.

Prometheus was pretty beast.  Plus, he was kind of like Jesus.  Bonus for the Bible thumpers.

Prometheus was a Titan, not technically a god.

I agree that Norse gods are awesome.  Especially Odin.  He was kickass.

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Re: Your favourite God/Goddess/Djinn/Spirit/deity
« Reply #12 on: May 30, 2009, 11:40:04 AM »
I think I also like Lempo, God of fertility who's also some kind of demon God too. Nice mix.
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« Reply #13 on: May 30, 2009, 12:05:45 PM »
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Re: Your favourite God/Goddess/Djinn/Spirit/deity
« Reply #14 on: May 30, 2009, 09:41:33 PM »
Oprah is the most powerful God/Goddess/Djinn/Spirit/deity.

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Re: Your favourite God/Goddess/Djinn/Spirit/deity
« Reply #15 on: May 31, 2009, 01:56:58 PM »
Great Cthulhu.

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Re: Your favourite God/Goddess/Djinn/Spirit/deity
« Reply #16 on: May 31, 2009, 03:44:18 PM »
Monkey King.

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« Reply #17 on: May 31, 2009, 04:04:49 PM »
The Flying Spaghetti Monster.

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Re: Your favourite God/Goddess/Djinn/Spirit/deity
« Reply #18 on: May 31, 2009, 05:30:12 PM »
Odin.  The oldest and wisest of the Aesir.
This.  I find Norse mythology more interesting than Greek for some reason.  Too bad he gets killed. :(

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Re: Your favourite God/Goddess/Djinn/Spirit/deity
« Reply #19 on: June 04, 2009, 09:37:57 AM »
I'm going to go with the guy from the old testament. He's got a beastly Kill:Death ratio - 1million+:0? Yeesh.