t h e  m o i r a i  were the goddesses of fate who personified the inescapable destiny of man and assigned to every person his or her fate or share in the scheme of things. at the birth of a man, the moirai spinned out the thread of his life, followed his steps, and directed the consequences of his actions according to the counsel of the gods. they were independent, at the helm of necessity, directed fate, and watched that the fate assigned to every being by eternal laws might take its…

Mythology + Religion: The Moirai of Greek Mythology (Clotho, Lachesis, Atropos)

Not goddesses per se, but worth placing here.

The three Gorgon sisters: Medusa, Euryale, & Stheno

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.

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.

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

Bastet (egyptian goddess)

Bastet (egyptian goddess) Not quite Art Nouveau, but I just can't resist.

slavic mythology ⇢ gods

The main gods of the pagan religion

Teeth bared, but not for grinning.

Aquarelle sorcière

Sexy Witch Sexy Witch and Cat (at& Sexy Too Bahahaha)

Bastet "watch over us in the lonely places in which we must walk"

"watch over us in the lonely places in which we must walk" (egyptian mythology: bastet)

THE ZORYA are the three guardian goddesses in Slavic mythology, known as the Auroras. They guard and watch over the doomsday hound that threatens to eat the constellation Ursa Minor, the ‘little bear.’ If the chain breaks loose and the constellation is devoured, the universe is said to end.

vesrailles: “THE ZORYA are the three guardian goddesses in Slavic mythology, known as the Auroras. They guard and watch over the doomsday hound that threatens to eat the constellation Ursa Minor, the.

GODESS BASTET.

GODESS BASTET.

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