Tenku Senki Shurato (Heaven Wars Shurato) was an iconic anime I grew up watching in the early 90's. The ninja warriors in this series were modeled after Hindu & Buddhist gods, goddesses, demi gods, & beast.
Fullmetal Alchemist (2003) TV-14 [51 Episodes]. In this anime tale from Cartoon Network's Adult Swim series, brothers Edward and Alphonse Elric use the taboo science of alchemy to try to resurrect their mother. Instead, they unleash a chemical reaction that tears apart their bodies. Fast-forward four years: The siblings are scouring the land for the mythical Philosopher's Stone, which could restore their maimed bodies. And they may have located the fabled rock in an affluent desert burg.