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Brigid

Celtic Goddess Brigid

Other Names Bride, Brigit, Bridget, Brid, Brigantia, Ffraid, ‘Fiery Arrow’, ‘Bright One’, ‘High One’. Associations Deity: Cailleach Animal: Cow, Raven Triple Goddess Aspect: Mother Element: Water, Fire Number: 19 Symbol: White snake spiralled on a wand, Candles, Anvils, Brigid’s Cross … Continue reading

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Hathor

Other Names “House of Horus”, “Mistress of the West”, “Eye of Ra” A hymn to Hathor says: “Thou art the Mistress of Jubilation, the Queen of the Dance, the Mistress of Music, the Queen of the Harp Playing, the Lady … Continue reading

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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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Aphrodite

Aphrodite Greek Goddess

Other Names Cytherea, Lady of Cythera, Cypris, Lady of Cyprus, Acidalia, Cerigo, Dione, Aphrodite Ourania, Aphrodite Pandemos Associations Deity: Venus, Astarte, Hathor, Inanna Animal: Doves, Sparrows, Horses, Swans Symbol: Girdle, Mirror, Scallop Shell, Sceptre, Pearls Planet: Venus Herb: Myrtle, Rose, … Continue reading

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