Ancient Gods

The immortal gods and goddesses from the Greek mythology played an important role in the history of Asia Minor and on the culture of many civilizations which settled on this land. These deities were worshiped by the people of Anatolia before Christianity. They lived through legends and their supernatural stories were told by poets and other writers. Legends of heroes and tribes, such as Amazons, were also very popular in the past. Here are some of these ancient deities: