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G R E E K G O D D E S S E S, (part ii)

G R E E K G O D D E S S E S, (part ii)

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THE ZORYA are the three guardian goddesses in Slavic mythology, known as the Auroras. They guard and watch over the doomsday hound that threatens to eat the constellation Ursa Minor, the ‘little bear.’ If the chain breaks loose and the constellation is devoured, the universe is said to end.

THE ZORYA are the three guardian goddesses in Slavic mythology, known as the Auroras. They guard and watch over the doomsday hound that threatens to eat the constellation Ursa Minor, the ‘little bear.’ If the chain breaks loose and the constellation is devoured, the universe is said to end.

kostromas: “ “EASTERN EUROPEAN/BALTIC MYTHOLOGY MEME > slavic gods and goddesses [1/9]: the zorya” In Slavic mythology, the Zorya are the two guardian goddesses, known as the Auroras. They guard and...

kostromas: “ “EASTERN EUROPEAN/BALTIC MYTHOLOGY MEME > slavic gods and goddesses [1/9]: the zorya” In Slavic mythology, the Zorya are the two guardian goddesses, known as the Auroras. They guard and...

“EASTERN EUROPEAN/BALTIC MYTHOLOGY MEME > slavic gods and goddesses [4/9]: morana” Morana is a Baltic and Slavic goddess associated with seasonal rites based on the idea of death and rebirth of nature. She is associated with death, winter and...

“EASTERN EUROPEAN/BALTIC MYTHOLOGY MEME > slavic gods and goddesses [4/9]: morana” Morana is a Baltic and Slavic goddess associated with seasonal rites based on the idea of death and rebirth of nature. She is associated with death, winter and...

Sekhmet was associated with the goddesses given the title ”Eye of Ra”. According to myth, Ra became angry because mankind was not following his laws & preserving Ma’at (justice or balance). He decided to punish mankind by sending an aspect of his daughter, the”Eye of Ra”. He plucked Hathor from Ureas on his brow, & sent her to earth in the form of a lion. She became Sekhmet, the ”Eye of Ra” and began her rampage. #myth

Sekhmet was associated with the goddesses given the title ”Eye of Ra”. According to myth, Ra became angry because mankind was not following his laws & preserving Ma’at (justice or balance). He decided to punish mankind by sending an aspect of his daughter, the”Eye of Ra”. He plucked Hathor from Ureas on his brow, & sent her to earth in the form of a lion. She became Sekhmet, the ”Eye of Ra” and began her rampage. #myth

Atlanta: "And after the goal of the stormy marriage-race,  after the Paphian’s apples, Artemis shall change  Atalanta into a lioness and drive her mad.” #myth

Atlanta: "And after the goal of the stormy marriage-race, after the Paphian’s apples, Artemis shall change Atalanta into a lioness and drive her mad.” #myth

t h e  m o i r a i  were the goddesses of fate who personified the inescapable destiny of man and assigned to every person his or her fate or share in the scheme of things. at the birth of a man, the moirai spinned out the thread of his life, followed his steps, and directed the consequences of his actions according to the counsel of the gods. they were independent, at the helm of necessity, directed fate, and watched that the fate assigned to every being by eternal laws might take its…

t h e m o i r a i were the goddesses of fate who personified the inescapable destiny of man and assigned to every person his or her fate or share in the scheme of things. at the birth of a man, the moirai spinned out the thread of his life, followed his steps, and directed the consequences of his actions according to the counsel of the gods. they were independent, at the helm of necessity, directed fate, and watched that the fate assigned to every being by eternal laws might take its…

— w o m e n  o f  g r e e k  m y t h o l o g y       ↳ xxiii.  P E R S E P H O N E

— w o m e n o f g r e e k m y t h o l o g y ↳ xxiii. P E R S E P H O N E

In Roman mythology, Diana was the goddess of the hunt, the moon & birthing, being associated with wild animals & woodland, & having the power to talk to & control animals. Oak groves were especially sacred to her. According to mythology (in common with the Greek religion and their deity Artemis), Diana was born with her twin brother Apollo on the island of Delos, daughter of Jupiter & Latona.

In Roman mythology, Diana was the goddess of the hunt, the moon & birthing, being associated with wild animals & woodland, & having the power to talk to & control animals. Oak groves were especially sacred to her. According to mythology (in common with the Greek religion and their deity Artemis), Diana was born with her twin brother Apollo on the island of Delos, daughter of Jupiter & Latona.