G&H God Focus: Mars, Father of Rome
Sure, but what about their mother? They always forget their poor mother! No respect!
Mars was considered father of the Roman people, progenitor of Romulus.
Read all about this complex deity of the Roman people with Darkgolem's
On Palatine Hill the temple of Mars stood, originally it was
the residence of the pre-republic kings of Rome. His tokens of the
shield and spear were kept here, and were considered sacred.
Read more at the Ten Ton Hammer G&H site.