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The Chinese goddess Mazu originated with the deification of a young woman named Lin Mo Niang who had performed numerous miracles during her short life. A kind-hearted girl with a vast knowledge of Chinese medicine, she was known as a healer, curing the sick while teaching people how to prevent illness and injury. One legend ascribes her mystical powers to an event that took place when she was fifteen. Going with her girlfriends to check out their new dresses in the reflections of a pool, a…

medeasheart: “The Chinese goddess Mazu originated with the deification of a young woman named Lin Mo Niang who had performed numerous miracles during her short life. A kind-hearted girl with a vast.

SIF was the golden-haired wife of the god Thor. There is not much known about her, except that she could originally have been a fertility goddess. Neither does she appear often in the myths.

SIF was the golden-haired wife of the god Thor. There is not much known about her, except that she could originally have been a fertility goddess. Neither does she appear often in the myths.

MYTHOLOGY MEME | (7/?) MYTHOLOGY MEME EXTRAS TWINS appear in the mythologies of many cultures around the world. In some they are seen as ominous and in others they are seen as auspicious. Twins in mythology are often cast as two halves of the same whole, sharing a bond deeper than that of ordinary siblings, or otherwise shown as fierce rivals. Twins can represents some “other” aspect of the Self, a doppelgänger or a shadow. The twin may be a brother, or a soul-mate. Twins can ...

MYTHOLOGY MEME | (7/?) MYTHOLOGY MEME EXTRAS TWINS appear in the mythologies of many cultures around the world. In some they are seen as ominous and in others they are seen as auspicious. Twins in mythology are often cast as two halves of the same whole, sharing a bond deeper than that of ordinary siblings, or otherwise shown as fierce rivals. Twins can represents some “other” aspect of the Self, a doppelgänger or a shadow. The twin may be a brother, or a soul-mate. Twins can ...

Greek Gods ~ Prometheus

"Flashing fire, source of all arts, he has purloined and bestowed upon mortal creatures. Such is his offence; for this he is bound to make requital to the gods.

Sekhment: "I am the dark goddess who shows the way  Who strides like a lion in the darkness.” #myth

Sekhment - goddess of war and destruction in Egyptian mythology : "I am the dark goddess who shows the way Who strides like a lion in the darkness.

OKI  is one of the major deities in the Norse pantheon. He is a son of the giant Farbauti (“cruel striker”) and the giantess Laufey. He is regarded as one of Aesir, but is on occasion their enemy. He is connected with fire and magic, and can assume many different shapes (horse, falcon, fly). He is crafty and malicious, but is also heroic: in that aspect he can be compared with the trickster from North American myths.

is one of the major deities in the Norse pantheon. He is a son of the giant Farbauti and the giantess Laufey. He is connected with fire and magic, and can assume many different shapes (horse, falcon, fly). He is crafty and malicious, but is also heroic.

MYTHOLOGY MEME | (5/?) MYTHOLOGY MEME EXTRAS PATROCLUS WAS A CELEBRATED FRIEND OF ACHILLES. When yet a boy Patroclus, during a game of dice, involuntarily slew Clysonymus, a son of Amphidamas, and in consequence of this accident Patroclus was taken by his father to Peleus at Phthia, where he was educated together with Achilles. He is said to have taken part in the expedition against Troy on account of his attachment to Achilles. During the war against Troy he took an active part in the ...

MYTHOLOGY MEME | (5/?) MYTHOLOGY MEME EXTRAS PATROCLUS WAS A CELEBRATED FRIEND OF ACHILLES. When yet a boy Patroclus, during a game of dice, involuntarily slew Clysonymus, a son of Amphidamas, and in consequence of this accident Patroclus was taken by his father to Peleus at Phthia, where he was educated together with Achilles. He is said to have taken part in the expedition against Troy on account of his attachment to Achilles. During the war against Troy he took an active part in the ...

“ MYTHOLOGY MEME | (1/3) OBJECTS PANDORA’S BOX is an artifact in Greek mythology, taken from the myth of Pandora’s creation in Hesiod’s Works and Days. The “box” was actually a large jar given to...

Supposedly, she only left hope in the box and that is what gets us through these hard times. But also note that Pandora was created as punishment for Prometheus who stole fire and created mankind that rivaled Zeus power.