Category Archives: Information

This category houses most of the posts on Pagan Roots; basic information for those new to Wicca; herbal and gemstone encyclopedias with detailed entries for many plants and crystals; a collection of data on gods and goddesses from various pantheons; pages on different forms of divination such as Tarot cards and rune stones; and a lot more.

If you are looking for specific information you may want to use the drop down menu at the top of the page, or the list in the right hand column, to narrow down the category of posts.


Geb

Other Names Gebeb Associations Deities: Kronos Animals: Goose, snakes Symbol: Reed, often shown as a man with green skin

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Babi

Other Names Baba, “Bull of the baboons” Associations Animals: Baboon

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Atum

Other Names Atem, Tem, “The All”, “Lord to the Limits of the Sky” Associations Deities: Ra Animals: Snake, lion, bull, mongoose, lizard, dung beetle Symbol: Man wearing dual crown of Upper and Lower Egypt, snake

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Astarte

Other Names Ashtart Associations Deity: Inanna, Ishtar, Anat, Sekhmet, Isis Animal: Horse Symbol: Naked woman on horseback with weapons, wearing atef crown or headdress with bull’s horns.

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Anat

Anat - Egyptian War Goddess

Associations Other Names: Anath, “Mistress of the Sky”, “Mother of all the Gods”, Bin-Ptah – “Daughter of Ptah” Deity: Reshpu, Neith, Hathor, Astarte Symbol: Woman holding shield, spear and axe Magic: War and aggressive female sexuality  

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