Thursday, 22 March 2012
Some Goddesses and Their Alignments
Hecate: Greek - Moon Goddess, Goddess of the underworld, and Goddess of Magick.
Hera: Greek - Goddess of marriage. Consort of Zeus.
Hestia: Greek - Goddess of hearth and home.
Inanna: Sumerian - Queen of Heaven.
Isis: Egyptian - The triple Goddess (Maid, Mother, Crone).
Kali: Hindu - Goddess of destruction and creation. Often called Kali-Ma ("the Back Mother"). Consort of Shiva.
Ma'at/Mayet: Egyptian - Goddess of justice, truth and the law.
Morhan: Celtic - Goddess of Water and Magick.
Muses, The: Greek - Goddesses of inspiration and memory.
Nephthys: Egyptian - Goddess of Midwives.
Norns, The: Celtic - Guardians of the sacred tree Yggdrasil.
Nut: Egyptian - Sky Goddess.
Persephone: Greek - Goddess of the underworld.
Selene: Greek - Goddess of the Moon,
Valkyries, The: Scandinavian - Women warriors who brought the souls of those slain in Valhala.
Venus: Roman - Goddess of love.
Vesta: Roman - Goddess of fire, both domestic and ritual