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Mellona (Mellonia) is the ancient Roman goddess of honey, bees and beekeeping said by St. Augustine to promote the supply of honey (Latin mel, mellis), as Pomona did for apples and Bubona for cattle. She is a goddess “important and powerful regarding bees, taking care of beehives and protecting the sweetness of honey”. Mellona is listed among the indigitamenta, the list of deities maintained by Roman priests to assure that the correct divinity was invoked for rituals.
Inana (Sumerian)/Ištar (Akkadian) is among the most important deities and the most important goddess in the Mesopotamian pantheon. She is primarily known as the goddess of sexual love but is equally prominent as the goddess of warfare. In her astral aspect, Inana/Ištar is the planet Venus, the morning and the evening star.
Isis (Greek: Ἶσις, original Egyptian pronunciation more likely Aset) is a goddess in Ancient Egyptian religious beliefs, whose worship spread throughout the Greco-Roman world. She was worshiped as the ideal mother and wife as well as the patron of nature and magic.
Aine’s themes are protection, healing, The Spark of Life, divination, luck, fertility, earth and the moon. Her symbols are moon (lunar items), silver & white items and meadowsweet. This Celtic Goddess of the moon shines on today’s celebration, Her name meaning ‘bright’. Aine has strong connections with the land. Her blessing ensures fertile fields. She also gives luck to mortals and keeps us healthy.
Zeus was hit with an enormous headache. Eventually his headache became extremely unbearable & he could no longer take the pain he was in. He asked for the help of Hermes who struck his forehead the Labrys. When Hermes split open Zeus’s head Athena sprung forth from his forehead fully grown & fully clothed & armed. Zeus loved Athena dearly. Not only was he glad that Athena was not the prophesized son that would lead to his demise, but Athena was also the Goddess of Wisdom...
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