In the Roman pantheon, Janus is the two-faced god of beginnings, limits, doors, gateways, and departure.  Unlike the other Greco-Roman deities, Janus was not imported from Greece to Rome.

Janus, God of the Threshold

In the Roman pantheon, Janus is the two-faced god of beginnings, limits, doors…

Janus, God of endings and beginnings.

Janus - Roman God of Gates & Doors, Beginnings & Endings, God of Time and, most importantly, the dude in my tattoo ;

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Some of the stranger old-timey photos you will ever see (36 Photos)

Some of the stranger old-timey photos you will ever see (36 Photos)

'American Horror Story' Season 4 is going to be quite the freak show. Show creator Ryan Murphy announced that the highly anticipated carnival themed season has officially been named 'Freak Show'.

Janus-for whom January was named. (Some say Juno, but I think June claims that honor)

Visit the Ancient world of the Roman god Janus. Discover fascinating information about Janus the Roman god of god of doors, choices, beginnings and endings. The legends and mythology about the Janus the two-headed god.

Janus - In ancient Roman religion and mythology, Janus (Latin: Ianus) is the god of beginnings and transitions,[1] thence also of gates, doors, doorways, endings and time. He is usually a two-faced god since he looks to the future and the past. The Romans dedicated the month of January to Janus. Source: Wikipedia

Janus - In ancient Roman religion and mythology, Janus (Latin: Ianus) is the god of beginnings and thence also of gates, doors, doorways, endings and time. He is usually a two-faced god since he looks to the future and the past.

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