The Pillar of Heaven
The Pantheon of Verdens
Atmo – The god of Air and the Sky.
Analogous to Pelor, Horus, or Tolkien’s Manwe.
The goddess of Nature.
Analogous to Obad Hai, Elhonna or Tolkien’s Yavanna.
The god of Justice.
Analogous to St. Cuthbert, Heironeous, or an obscure Tolkien Vala called Makar.
Golodun – The god of Magic and Smithcraft.
Analogous to Boccob, Wee Jas, or Tolkien’s Aule.
Gwalto – The god of Wealth, Luck, and Chance. The Jester.
Analogous to Olidamarra or an obscure Tolkien Vala called Maxane.
Other Deities with Influence in the Starting Kingdom:
Aearmo – The god of the Sea. Domain: Tempest. Analogous to Tolkien’s Ulmo. (The starting kingdom sits on the coast and is a major trading center.)
Aerandir – The god of terrestrial Travel. The Wanderer. Domain: Knowledge. Analogous to Farlanghn or Tolkien’s Orome. The are shrines to Aerandir on the many of the roads that criss-cross the kingdom.
Kultakhor – The god of Strength. Domain: War. Analogous to Kord and Tulkas. Soldiers pray to Kultakhor, not Ayalwe.
Elenriel – the goddess of the Moon and Stars. Domain: Light. Wife of Atmo. Analogous to Tolkien’s Varda/Elbereth Githoniel.
Other Gods with Lesser Influence in the Starting Kingdom (or, potentially no known influence):
Niriel – the benevolent god of Death. The Tear Maiden. Domain: Unknown. Analogous to Tolkien’s Nienna.
Kelesta – the god of celestial travel. Domain: Knowledge. Twin brother of Aerandir. Analogous to Celestian and Tolkien’s Earendil.
Olorwe – the god of Dreams. Domain: Unknown. Analogous to Sehanine Moonbow and an obscure Tolkien Vala called Irmo.
Zumbar – the god of Fate and Time. Domain: Unknown. Analogous to Istus and the mighty Tolkien Vala, Mandos.
Morkano – the evil god of Power. Domains: War or Tempest. Morkano is a taboo figure, worshipped only in secret, if at all.