Giants and dwarfs

GIANTS and DWARFS in Indo-European mythologies the opposed groups of macro- and micro-anthropomorphic beings, both connected to the chthonic powers. Giants. Giants appeared in two thematic complexes. The first one concerned giants-ancestors of the gods actually ruling over the world (see YATSHAS; HECATONCHEIRES; TITANS; CYCLOPES-I) or … Continue reading Giants and dwarfs