- For other meanings of the word "underworld" see Underworld (disambiguation)
In the study of mythology and religion, the underworld is a generic term approximately equivalent to the lay term afterlife, referring to any place to which newly-dead souls go.
See also: psychopomp.
Underworld Relief - Artist depiction of where dead souls go.
Rulers of the Underworld
(Note: this includes guardian-type creatures, ghosts, and spirits such as demons, veli, and Cerberus)
- Shiti Dama