Ix Chel: Goddess Symbols, Correspondences, Myth & Offerings
Ix Chel is the jaguar goddess of the Maya. She is the goddess of love and sex, healing, and gestation. Her husband was Ak Kin, the sun god. The meaning of her name, “Ix Chel” is large rainbow or rainbow woman, depending on her aspect. There are many stories surrounding Ix Chel and her role in the world. In one story, Ix Chel (as Chak Chel, her manifestation as an old woman) brought about destruction of a third of creation by flooding the world. She poured water from her container...
Danu, Celtic Mother Goddess: Symbols & Offerings
Deep in Irish mythology lies the covert ancient Goddess Danu. Believed to be one of the oldest Celtic deities, she is the Goddess of the earth and the moon, fertility, wisdom, wealth, abundance, wind, and water. She is also seen as the Mother Goddess, having birthed all things and being the Divine Mother to the Gods. Goddess Danu is considered a Triple Goddess. Click pin to learn: Myth of Danu Symbols of Danu Titles and Epithets of Danu How to Worship Danu Offerings to Danu Practicing Magic