Inanna was the Queen of the Sumerian Pantheon and Goddess of love, fertility and war.  Her other names included Ninanna (Queen of the Sky) and as Ninsinanna she was personification of the planet Venus, linked to the morning and evening star.  The Babylonians knew her as Ishtar.  Sacred marriage rites were performed at the Sumerian New Year. At the ceremony this Goddess would be invoked to bless the couples with fertility.

Inanna was the Queen of the Sumerian Pantheon and Goddess of love, fertility and war. Her other names included Ninanna (Queen of the Sky) and as Ninsinanna she was personification of the planet Venus, linked to the morning and evening star.

Queens and Princesses of Greek Mythology:  Amphitrite / Cassandra / Atalanta / Ariadne / Psyche

Queens and Princesses of Greek Mythology: Amphitrite / Cassandra / Atalanta / Ariadne / Psyche. This is really fucken cool

In Greek and Roman mythology, the Furies were female spirits of justice and vengeance. They were also called the Erinyes (angry ones). Known especially for pursuing people who had murdered family members, the Furies punished their victims by driving them mad. When not punishing wrongdoers on earth, they lived in the underworld and tortured the damned.

Greek and Roman mythology//female spirits of justice and vengeance known for pursuing people who had murdered family members, turning them mad.


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