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WakingTimes – Julian Websdale – Threes And Sevens In World Myth, Religion And Folklore – 24 December 2013

waking_times_logo_6-5-12_1Divine Triads

The best known example of the triad is the Father (Godhead), Son and Holy Ghost of Christianity. But there was also the ancient Egyptian divine triad of Osiris, Isis and Horus, and the ancient Druid holy triad of Beli, Taran and Esus, not to mention the three great gods of Greece – Zeus (the sky), Poseidon (god of the sea and the power of the earth) and Hades (the underworld), mirrored in the Roman Jupiter, Neptune and Pluto. Hinduism has the triad of Brahma the creator, Vishnu the preserver and Shiva the destroyer. Continue reading