Beautiful painting by Zeng Hao! Green Tara - originally a Hindu goddess and later adopted by some forms of Buddhism. She is known as the mother of liberation, a protectress, an obstacle remover, and an earth mother.
Kali is one of India's most popular goddesses. Kali's blackness symbolizes Her comprehensive nature, as in black all colors merge. Just as all colors disappear in black, so all names and forms disappear in Her (Mahanirvana Tantra). Black can also represent the absence of color, signifying the nature of Kali as ultimate reality. Either way, Kali's color symbolizes Her transcendence of all form.
Ériu, the patron goddess of Ireland. When humans first arrived in Ireland, three important sister goddesses all asked that the island be named after them. Ériu was given the honor, and therefore the ancient name of Ireland is Éire.
In Irish mythology, Airmid is the Goddess of Herb-lore and Herbal Healing. She is the daughter of Dian Cecht, the Tuatha De Danaan's head healer. She knows all the lore, uses, and properties of every herb. She also guarded the Well of Slaine.
Ancient Celts believed that Glastonbury Tor was the home of the King of the Underworld. (From: Photos: Beautiful Sacred Places Around the World) <Characters can see this from Drunemeton House and Circle