The qualities of Aphrodite, goddess of love and beauty, are carefree, freedom, spontaneity, energy, and permission

Goddess Aphrodite

Unknown Artist - Aphrodite, Greek Goddess of Love and Beauty. Tags: aphrodite, afrodite, venus, afrodite goddess of love and beauty.

The perfect picture of a woman: we were made "Ezer Kenegdo" by God himself (from the Hebrew~azar nagad)- Suitable=Essential & Helper=Counterpart (from Genesis 2:18) We are made in the image of God; equal=made to reflect God; but different than man=feminine; to surround protect or aid; an ally~to be conspicuous and to declare. Image by Tsuyoshi Nagano, "Prominence"

Female character illustration 女孩的艺术 Saule, the Baltic Goddess of the Sun who determines the well-being and regeneration of all life on earth. She also represents the eclipse of the sun.

Aphrodite is known to be physically attractive, and everyone seemed to know who she was.

scorpiusmlfy: moodboard: aphrodite - goddess of love, beauty.

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Art by Corinna Caldron* Aphrodite

Mighty Aphrodite Rising Out Of The Sea Foam | Henry Courtney Selous

Henry Courtney Selous (1803 – 1890, English)

Henry Courtney Selous – English) Mighty Aphrodite Rising Out Of The Sea Foam

Aphrodite-Pin-up anything worth putting in an essay for greek goddess aphrodite is all right here enjoy!!

Aphrodite (AKA my godly parent and patron who ignores me when I need her the most)

Bees  - Pinned by The Mystic's Emporium on Etsy

Bees - Pinned by The Mystic's Emporium on Etsy


My gift to my queen Persephone

Aphrodite is the Greek goddess of love, beauty, pleasure, and procreation. According to Hesiod's Theogony, she was born when Cronus cut off Uranus's genitals and threw them into the sea, and she arose from the sea foam (aphros). Aphrodite is also known as Cytherea (Lady of Cythera) and Cypris (Lady of Cyprus) after the two cult sites, Cythera and Cyprus, which claimed to be her place of birth. Myrtle, doves, sparrows, horses, and swans were said to be sacred to her.

The birth of Venus (Detail) - Amaury Duval

BEAUTY 2 by Annabelle Petit | Makeup

BEAUTY 2 by Annabelle Petit from her makeup portfolios on Dripbook. Beauty and Fashion Make-up Artist based in Paris.

Obviously I'll start this board out right with MY FAVORITE DRESS OF ALL TIME.  (Marchesa - Spring/Summer 2014)

Marchesa Spring Summer 2014 Silk Ribbon Rose Gown via Everything’s coming up roses. A rose dress for my Rosebud!

An almost, sort of complete Greek God family tree. (Though there are wayyyy too many of them...)

The Almost Complete Greek God Family Tree

Nifty mythology-based infographics present the family trees of the Egyptian, Greek, and Norse gods and goddesses.

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★ she's a tornado with pretty eyes and a heartbeat ★

Birth of Aphrodite

Konstantin Makovsky - Birth of Venus

pinned from sydneylurban

pinned from sydneylurban

Psyche was a princess whose beauty made Aphrodite jealous. Aphrodite commanded Eros to make Psyche fall in love with a hideous man, but the god himself fell in love with her. Eros hid his true identity and commanded Psyche never to look at him.  She was tricked into looking at him and he abandoned her. In despair she searched the world for him. Aphrodite commanded Psyche to perform a series of difficult labours which ended in a journey to the Underworld. In the end Psyche was reunited with…

The golden shadow, Bruno Di Maio