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Demeter, Goddess of Agriculture and the Harvest; A sweeter, more sentimental side.

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Scathach, the Scottish Warrior Goddess

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Hera, Greek goddess of marriage, womanhood, and childbirth, was also known as queen of the gods. Her name literally means “lady”, which could well be interpreted as “The Lady”, since she was considered the alpha female of all of the Greek goddesses. She was said to be one of the most beautiful - a trait that seems to have been of extremely high importance to the goddesses, but was also one of the most jealous and spiteful of anyone in Greek mythology.

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Demeter | Demeter was the Olympian goddess of agriculture, grain, and bread. She also presided over the foremost of the Mystery Cults which promised its intiates the path to a blessed afterlife. Demeter was depicted as a mature woman, often crowned and holding sheafs of wheat and and a torch. Image: "Demeter" by Howard David Johnson.

Demeter | Demeter was the Olympian goddess of agriculture, grain, and bread. She also presided over the foremost of the Mystery Cults which promised its intiates the path to a blessed afterlife. Demeter was depicted as a mature woman, often crowned and holding sheafs of wheat and and a torch. Image: "Demeter" by Howard David Johnson.

DEMETER - Great Greek goddess of agriculture, grain, bread, and the prime sustenance of mankind. After Persephone (Demeter's daughter) was kidnapped and taken to the underworld, by Hades, Demeter wandered away from Olympus and mourned Persephone, causing crops to die and wither. When none of the gods could find her, IT WAS PAN who found her in Arcadia. Pan then alerted Zeus, who in turn compromised with Demeter, to return to Olympus. Art - by By Emily Balivet

GREEK MYTHOLOGY MEME: “ ∟Alex Kingston as D E M E T E R The Greek goddess of vegetation and fruitfulness, the daughter of Cronos and Rhea. When her daughter Persephone was a child, her father Zeus, agreed to Hades’ request that Persephone should.

Thesmophoria- | Greek Goddesses - #Demeter - A Thanksgiving Story

Greek Goddesses - Demeter - A Thanksgiving Story

Well what do you know, here’s a word for it after all.

Obfuscate: (v.) to confuse or bewilder; to render unclear, obscure, or unintelligible; to darken. What those narcissists did to me

Votive relief sacrifice to Demeter and Persephone, from Eleusis circa 340-300 BC,  Louvre Museum

Votive relief sacrifice to Demeter and Persephone, from Eleusis circa BC, Louvre Museum

Omphalos; the navel; the central point; hub

( An omphalos is a religious stone artifact, or baetylus. In Greek, the word omphalos means "navel". In Greek lore, Zeus sent two eagles across the world to meet at its center, the "navel" of the world.

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We all have the Goddess within - We are each unique expressions of Her - Embrace your inner Goddess

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love the polka dots Ao Dai Traditional Vietnamese dress. The Áo dai, traditional Vietnamese dress Ao Dai - Vietnamese traditional dress Viet.

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