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The ancient Romans Gods and Goddess contain a wealth of stories and legends, wrapped in Myths which typically provide a story with a morale code designed to influence the reader into behaviour as fitting Romans culture of the era.
In this article, we look at Stercutus and the myths and legends surrounding Stercutus, Stercutus relationship to and with other Romans Gods and Goddess and key events and stories which relate to ancient astrology and the changing seasons.
Was an epitaph of Saturn, as a god of fertilization of the ground, especially the fields to be ploughed and sown. Some authors especially much later ones have taken such titles to the lower depths of depravity, making him a god of excrement. This is ignorance, for without widespread agriculture, and the knowledge to make it work, mankind would still be little more that hunter gatherers. To farm successfully you need to know what to do and when, and to do this you need a reliable clock, and that clock that ticks reliably despite what happens on earth, was provided by the stars. When to plough and when to sow are crucial, get it wrong and you starve. All gods were initially gods of nature, the Egyptian Osiris, his son Horus were green-vegetation gods.