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Brigid - The Goddess of Imbolc and Celtic Europe
Celtic Myth | Ireland | Britain | Christianity | A Myth The Pagan goddess Brigid is perhaps one of the oldest goddesses of Celtic Europe still recognized and worshipped. In fact, until the mid-twentieth century in Scotland, she was still welcomed in at Imbolc...
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
The Goddess
Although often depicted as a woman, she is none, and she is all of them. "I am every woman!" And every woman is the Goddess. She is the mystery of the life-giving and life-taking rhythm of nature, the great void and well of endless possibilities....
Religions >> Paganism & Wicca
People of the Book: Fighting the Holy War
At the heart of most of the world's great religions, there is a sacred text. This is usually a compilation of the words of the enlightened founder of the path or the interpretations of the life and teachings of this founder. Within this text is contained the...
Religion & Philosophy >> Religions
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
Baba Yaga: A Demon or A Goddess?
Growing up in Kiev, Ukraine, I loved reading and listening to fairy tales. These stories, filled with Slavic flavor, were opening up a new world for me, a world where one is to learn lessons and always to succeed, a world in which no matter how many hardships...
Deities & Heros >> Slavic
The Celtic Vedic Connection, Part I
Of all the great ancient cultures perhaps no two share more parallels than those of the Celtic and Vedic peoples. A deep rooted affinity runs between them, what is present in one is mirrored in the other. Myths, Gods, Goddesses, even fairy tales bear a...
Religions >> Druidism
Religions >> Vedic

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Athena: Goddess of War
roles, the most conspicuous being her role as a goddess of war. (128).
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Roman Name of God Greek Name of God Description
She was the wife of Jupiter, the goddess of women and fertility. Her symbols were a pomegranate and a peacock. Ares.
Those Whacky Greek and Roman Gods: A Quick Cheat-Sheet
Aphrodite is married to Hephaestus (Roman Vulcan), the god of the forge and fire , but she has an ongoing affair with Ares, the god of war.
Hermes Hermes Athena Athena Aphrodite Aphrodite Demeter
Artemis. Goddess of the Moon and Hunting. Dionysus.

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Pittsfield Veterans Memorial damaged
The statue -- the Greek goddess of war surrounded by four soldiers -- was dedicated in 1926 as a tribute to the city's World War I veterans.
Lumley's Gurkha victory turns sour
Joanna Lumley, blond tresses flowing, moved at the head of a legion of the British Army's most doughty and romantic fighters whose warcry is, "Jai Mahakali, Ayo Gorkhali" - "Glory be to the Goddess of War, here come the Gurkhas!
Tina Fey welcomes baby girl
Just a girl with a first name based on the wife of Odysseus and a middle name borrowed from the Greek goddess of war who sprang from the head of Zeus. Sounds like a girl poised to grow into a strong woman. By Jen Chaney | 09:37 PM ET, 08/12/2011.
Local group travels to Italy and Greece for educational tour
Athens is named after Athena, the goddess of war and wisdom. The group also made a stop at the stadium where the first modern Olympics were held in 1896, and saw the Olympic flame.

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War Gods and Goddesses - Ancient / Classical History -
A list of war gods and goddesses from the mythology of the world.
List of war deities - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
For other uses, see Gods of War (disambiguation). "War Gods" A war deity is a god or goddess in mythology associated with war, combat or bloodshed.
Athena: Goddess of War - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Goddess of War
Mar 11, 2011 Fine Art Nudes and Photography. Drawn and photographed expressions using the sensual language inherent in the human body.
Goddesses of War
Some war goddesses were considered warriors themselves; others were in charge of war or of some parts of it without taking an active part in it.

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