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Aphrodite: Goddess of Love and Beauty
The goddess of beauty and love was formed out of the foam that was created when Uranus’s castrated genitals were thrown out of the sea of Paphos near Cyprus by the Titan Cronus.
Deities & Heros >> Greek
(foam-born) Daughter, after a fashion, of Kronos (she is said to have emerged from the sea following his dismemberment by Zeus: his genitalia being cast into the waters off Cyprus), Goddess of sexual passion and physical beauty. Her cult was widespread, and...
Deities & Heros >> Greek
An Overview of Greek Gods and Goddesses
The Twelve Olympians were the main gods and goddesses in Greek mythology. They resided in Mount Olympus and actually totals to fourteen Olympians but never more than twelve in a time.
Religion & Philosophy >> Deities & Heros
Deities & Heros >> Greek
Persephone had no real title or position in the world of Olympian gods and goddesses.
Deities & Heros >> Greek
Aviary at the Gates of Heaven: Examining the Bird Symbolism in the Thoth Empress Card
"This card, summed up, may be called the Gate of Heaven." Book of Thoth, p. 77. Eight birds adorn the fourth card of the Thoth Deck Major Arcana, The Empress. These eight birds, their variant symbology united, point at one overarching meaning -- as...
Tarot Cards >> The Major Arcana
Pagan Sexuality and Sexual Freedom
Old Traditions Live Today! Pagans like me who believe in, talk about and practice sexual freedom are protected by the First Amendment to the U.S. Constitution. As individuals, and as Americans, we pagans have the freedom to choose the manner in which we...
Religions >> Paganism & Wicca

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Pet of the Week – Aphrodite
ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – Aphrodite, a three-year-old Lab-terrier mix, has quickly become a favorite among the staffers and volunteers at the Metro East Humane Society because she is so sweet and well-behaved. She came to MEHS as an unclaimed stray from ...
Gallery St. Thomas to Open Aphrodite Show on March 11
Gallery St. Thomas will open its new exhibit from 5-8 p.m.
Would Aphrodite's garden by any other name smell as sweet?
Some members of the council, quite rightly, want to bank on the connection to Aphrodite. They think that in order to do this, they need to change the name of Geroskipou to 'Ieros Kypos'.
Aphrodite advances WA deposit
Aphrodite told shareholders this week that the results of the scoping study would be combined with the results of a 2012 scoping study that focused on the underground development, mining and processing of refractory gold mineralisation at the Aphrodite ...
New impetus to Aphrodite field's monetisation efforts
An important positive development for the monetisation of the Aphrodite oil and gas field offshore Cyprus is the recently-approved agreement by the government between Houston-based Noble firm and energy giant BG. Because this brings new impetus to the ...

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