'''Love and Lust'''

The House of Love and Lust is, for the most part, fantastically decadent. Visitors are reminded that this is not a cathouse, and most of the gods residing in it will, at best, laugh if propositioned. It is a wonderful place to take a date, and a popular attraction for groups of friends. The House's purpose is to provide comfortable, relaxing surroundings, ideal for pleasure of all kinds, from intellectual to carnal. That doesn't mean there aren't uncomfortable parts, but a visitor can only get into those of his or her own accord. No unwanted violence is permitted here - even the worst of enemies are forced to do nothing but glare and walk away unless they're really there [[FoeYay for one another.]] To infringe upon this rule is to invoke the wrath of Bayonetta. Or, worse, that of Desire.

This House has its own highly-tended steamy garden replete with a number of secluded nooks. Under its domed roof, one can find the bubbling pools - [[TwoPersonPoolParty for obvious reasons]] - of such things as mud, wine, [[EroticEating chocolate]], Jell-O, and [[CoveredInGunge mysterious slime]]. The kitchens are always well stocked, the furnishings well appointed. The best sound systems in the Pantheon are here, although it's superior by a very slim margin (It's rumored that Akio Ohtori ''persuades'' [[Pantheon/{{Technology}} Tony Stark]] to hand over the blueprints for every new sound system as soon as they're conceived), and, obviously, many songs about [[SillyLoveSongs love]] and [[IntercourseWithYou sex]] are available to listen. Infamously, there is a door which opens into an [[PornStash explicit wing]] of the [[Pantheon/{{Knowledge}} House of Knowledge]]'s Library, and a strange little room in which [[RuleThirtyFour anything and everything a visitor finds exciting]] can be seen. Clothing is optional in designated areas, keeping in with the whole "Lust" thing.

A visitor's final and most emphatic warning is this: Don't go beyond the place where the columns become supple, that place where the very nonhuman make their homes. [[NotThatTheresAnythingWrongWithThat Unless you're into that.]]

Be cautious when wondering this house, as Belle is a Princess of Heart; any attempts to kidnap her or use her to recreate the χ-blade will get you ripped into shreds by the Beast, and if you survive, you ''will'' be banned.




* [[Pantheon/{{Passion}} Passion]]
* [[Pantheon/{{Lust}} Lust]]
* [[Pantheon/{{Romance}} Romance]]
* [[Pantheon/{{Couples}} Couples]]
* Pantheon/TaintedLove
* Pantheon/LoveOther


!The Nurturers

[[folder:Desire of the Endless]]
'''[[ComicBook/TheSandman Desire of the Endless]]'''
* Overdeity
* Symbol: A mouth licking its own lips over a heart-shaped field.
* Alignment: ChaoticNeutral
* Portfolio: TheVamp, [[TheCasanova Casanovas]], {{Manipulati|veBastard}}on, {{Lust}}, Love, LackOfEmpathy, {{Smoking|IsCool}}, WorldsMostBeautifulWoman, [[ThePornomancer Pornomancers]], {{Memetic Molester}}s, {{Hermaphrodite}}s.
* Followers: Whoever uses sex to get what they want or just for the sake of it, whoever wants love, any [[EvenTheGuysWantHim man]] or [[EvenTheGirlsWantHer woman]] whose mere presence elicits sexual desire in their peers, [[HookerWithAHeartOfGold prostitutes]], {{Love Freak}}s, {{ComicBook/Daken}}, [[{{Pantheon/Hatred}} Griffith]] [[Manga/{{Berserk}} and Slan]], [[Series/{{Farscape}} Grayza]], [[{{Pantheon/Vampires}} Dracula]], [[{{Manga/Saiyuki}} Kanzeon Bosatsu]], [[Comicbook/{{Gen13}} Bliss]], [[Comicbook/{{Teahouse}} the Teahouse courtesans]], [[Film/WhoFramedRogerRabbit Jessica Rabbit]]...
* Allies: [[TabletopGame/DungeonsAndDragons Evening Glory]], [[TabletopGame/ForgottenRealms Sune and Sharess]], Slaanesh
* Domains: Love, Lust, Sex.
* Enemies: [[Pantheon/MainHouse Dream]], [[{{Asexuality}} Asexuals]], {{Celibate Hero}}es, ChasteTeens
* Desire doesn't have a set physical sex or a definite gender. It's whatever it wants to be. It is the embodiment of Lust, Love and, well, desire in all its forms.
* Desire will exist as long as there is desire in somebody's heart. Desire for power, for money, for sex... Desire ''knows'' what you wish for and just ''might'' give it to you. Or just might not. That's for you to convince him/her to do it.
* It doesn't matter if you are male, female, or neither, Desire will appear to you in the form you personally find most attractive and you ''will'' want it. You just won't be able to resist.
* Desire is the supreme ruler of its House and oversees it with magnanimity but its rules are final. Woe betide to anyone Desire wishes to punish personally... Not even Akio Ohtori nor Bayonetta dare to provoke this.

'''[[VideoGame/DisgaeaHourOfDarkness Flonne]], Goddess of {{Love Freak}}s''' (Lady Arch Angel, [[spoiler:Pure Pink)]], Space Monster Flonne)
* Intermediate Goddess
* Symbol: A fluorescent pink feather
* Alignment: [[NeutralGood Neutral]] StupidGood
* Portfolio: [[ThePollyanna Pollyannas]], Explaining [[WhatIsThisThingYouCallLove The Meaning Of Love]], [[FriendToAllLivingThings Friends To All Living Things]], {{Fluffy Cloud Heaven}}s, [[Theatre/OedipusRex Subjects of Oedipus Complexes]], The Power of [[ThePowerOfLove Love]] and [[ThePowerOfFriendship Friendship]], MagikarpPower
* Domains: Celestial, Healing, Protection, Good
* Followers: [[Anime/YuGiOh Anzu Mazaki]], [[Manga/ShugoChara Eru]], [[WebComic/AxisPowersHetalia America]]
* Superior: Seraph Lamington
* Subordinates: Artina
* Allies: Laharl (claimed), Etna, Sicily, Raspberyl, Heart Aino, Madoka Kaname, Kim Kaphwan, Yellow Heart, Asia Argento, Asagi Asagiri, Yoko Littner, Patricia Martin, Megumi Aino, [[Pantheon/{{Friendship}} Colette]] [[Pantheon/{{Prophecy}} Brunel]]
* Enemies: the Pantheon/GUAETrollkaiger (Terumi, Bernkastel, Izaya, Handsome Jack, and Basco), most members of the House of Hatred, [[spoiler: [[Pantheon/{{Law}} YH]][[Pantheon/{{Faith}} VH]]]].
* Frequent guest of Laharl, God of Noble Demons. Laharl insists that it's for purely for tactical alliance reasons and the fact that she acts exactly [[Theatre/OedipusRex like his mother]] is entirely coincidence.
* Upon concluding that Laharl's conversion to the side of good was a success (whether he admits it or not), Flonne has set her sights on nudging Kefka towards the path of righteousness. The rest of the pantheon is taking bets on how long before she snaps.
* Experienced a massive surge in power after her recent promotion/transformation.
* Her otaku nature means that she often {{Squee}}s over seeing HumongousMecha and {{Cool Starship}}s, means that when she's not here, she is visiting the House of Technology in hopes she can convince someone there into building her a better machine.
* NEVER [[BerserkButton comment to her about her small chest]], the last person that did so got blasted to the other end of the planet.
* Is a very vocal supporter of the Chick Magnet Quartet, which is probably a given since Criminy is one of the members and Asia is part of its BattleHarem. Rumor has it she's also the president of the Quartet's much-rumored fanclub...
* She's currently trying to teach Panty and Stocking the ways of a more proper angel. So far there's been ''very'' little progress, as Panty keeps on [[LovableSexManiac having sex with all the gods of the Pantheon]], and Stocking continues to [[BigEater eat more and more sweet food.]]
* The discovery of Flonne's MagicalGirl transformation caused her to become a target for "Trollkaiger". It involved a copy of ''Anime/PuellaMagiMadokaMagica''. The experience freaked her out to say the least. Unfortunately for Trollkaiger, Flonne found out soon after that Madoka herself existed, and upon meeting her, the loving, kind, selfless nature of the Goddess won Flonne's utmost admiration. Then she found out about Madoka's Sisterhood, and applied as soon as she could, thrilled at the prospect of working alongside such an amazing person. [[NiceJobFixingItVillain Oops.]]
** After the Great Upheaval, Flonne has been inducted into the ranks of the Sisterhood. After everything that had unfolded during that horrible time, her unending optimism is widely considered to be in DIRE need. It's working so far, at least on some level. [[spoiler: Upon the orders of Lamington, she and the Celestial Host have deployed to the GUAG Sisterhood to protect Madoka during "The Pantheonic Rebellion"]]. However, the Upheaval has given Flonne a question to ponder: "[[spoiler:How could love go so wrong?]]"
* She is occasionally found visiting Asagi in [[Pantheon/{{Purgatory}} Purgatory]], encouraging her to continue on her quest.

'''[[Manga/AhMyGoddess Belldandy]], Goddess of {{Magical Girlfriend}}s'''
* Overdeity
* Symbol: A blue gem shaped like a teardrop
* Alignment: NeutralGood
* Portfolio: {{Magical Girlfriend}}s, YamatoNadeshiko, Wish Fulfillment, Creator/KikukoInoue, [[SpeaksFluentAnimal Talking With Animals]], InnocentCohabitation, TheIngenue, LoveYouAndEverybody (usually), {{Physical God}}dess, [[DrunkOnMilk Drunk on Soda]].
* Domains: Celestia, Healing, Protection.
* Allies: [[Pantheon/{{Magic}} Madoka Kaname]], [[Pantheon/{{Combat}} Doctor Wong Fei-Hong]], [[Pantheon/{{Justice}} Captain America]], [[Pantheon/{{Technology}} Skuld]], [[Pantheon/PersonalAppearance Ryoubi]], [[Pantheon/{{Personality}} Ryouna]], [[Pantheon/{{Nature}} Tytti Noorbuck]], [[Pantheon/{{Magic}} Fuu Hououji]], [[Pantheon/{{Profession}} Freya]], [[Pantheon/PersonalAppearance Tyr]], [[Pantheon/AntiHeroes the Gokaigers]], [[Pantheon/{{Personalities}} Cherry]]
* Enemies: [[Pantheon/DemonicLegion Insarn]], [[Pantheon/MusicIntermediateGods I-No]].
* Opposed: [[Pantheon/BeastOther Tewi Inaba]]
* Followers: Lum Invader (''UruseiYatsura'').
* Belldandy answers the calls of lonely Earth boys looking for love, as long as they are pure of heart. Those who does get answered, consider yourself lucky, because she'd really be a perfect mate.
* Belldandy's name was meant to be [[Myth/NorseMythology Verdandi]], but the limitations of the Japanese language caused problems and the name stuck.
* In spite of being a Norse-based deity, Belldandy's mannerisms really mimics [[YamatoNadeshiko the ideal Japanese Housewife]]. She would be the perfect Goddess for that throne, but Belldandy insisted that she didn't look that part and [[HumbleHero someone that fits the look as well should be the one taking the job]] instead of [[SpotlightStealingSquad her hogging everything]]. Well, she did find the more suitable person.
* Will occasionally insist that [[Creator/KikukoInoue she's]] [[RunningGag 17 years old]]. [[note]][[PhraseCatcher Oi, oi...]][[/note]] In fact... she once said that to [[Pantheon/{{Music}} I-No]]. Unfortunately for Belldandy, not everyone who shared [[Creator/KikukoInoue the same thing]] seems to enjoy the gag.
* After finding out that her sister, Skuld, had been in Pantheon all this time, but for some weird reason, she was based on some kind of weird, unfinished fanfic, she pended that the Court of the Gods should change that. She was successful.
* Because she's so demure and kind-hearted, many mistook her as a doormat and decided to do crap on her. ''Big mistake.'' When Belldandy tapped into her power, [[BewareTheNiceOnes she can cause untold wreckage to her enemies until they behave.]]
** One of the [[Manga/MagicKnightRayearth Magic Knights, Fuu Hououji]] managed to witness this, and drawn with some links that she found between her, they eventually become friends, with Belldandy occasionally 'tutoring' Fuu about wind magic. Those links happen to be [[Creator/BridgetHoffman occasional voice]] and time of origins, TheNineties.
* Many Gods from the Norse origins wondered if her original namesake, Verdandi, would become eligible for [[VideoGame/{{Smite}} the Battleground of the Gods]]. They do know that Belldandy cannot take her current form for that.
** Belldandy didn't seem to interact much with these deities, but she forms a bit of a bond with the Valkyrie Queen Freya, whose mannerism seems to remind her with her sister Urd... except Freya is neutral with her love affairs.
** Also, while the Tyr in the Pantheon is not same as Belldandy's father, he still treats Belldandy like she was his child.
* Have opposed and complained about Tewi's acts of mischief despise being a goddess of luck. Tewi never listen, instead even fooled her to buy stuff.