The places of the outer world and the temples of the therns had been robbed of their princesses and goddesses
that the blacks might have their slaves.
The Newar community of the Kathmandu Valley is from where these child goddesses
or Kumari Devis are drawn.
Mostly Australian scholars focus on the theme of appropriation as they explore goddesses
in South Asian religions.
Molly and Mardi are goddesses
masquerading as seventeen-year-olds, albeit very wealthy ones.
Not for the faint of heart, her Secrets of the Eternal Moon Phase Goddesses
introduces sixteen beautiful, fierce, playful, and even horrible goddesses
that take us out of our comfort zones and into our shadow selves to learn about desire, connection, and separation.
Synopsis: The collaborative work of Rachel Patterson (High Priestess of the Kitchen Witch Coven and an Elder of the Kitchen Witch School of Natural Witchcraft) and Tracey Roberts (also known as Sunchylde DryadMoon, an Elder and Co-High Priestess of the Kitchen Witch online School and Coven), "Arc of the Goddess" is deftly crafted and intended to be a year-long course that will take readers on a personal journey of discovery, taking each month as the wheel of the year turns and introducing them to different goddesses
and pantheons with their choice, and include who to work with and how to work with deities.
, and Saints" by Barbara Carroll is a user-friendly, in-depth, and comprehensive guide to a solitary practice of chant and meditation, providing chants from many faiths, ranging from pagan deities to saints from many religions.
The thesis that prehistorical goddess cultures were overthrown stems from archaeologist Marija Gimbutas whose first major work was The Goddesses
and Gods of Old Europe, 6500-3500 BC, Myths and Cult (1974).
The Greek bard described her as a goddess that does not take part in wars because her dominion is over the hearts of gods and mortals, being able to defeat any of them with her charms except for the goddesses
Hera, Hestia, Athena, and Artemis.
Material in Goddesses
focuses especially upon the symbols and themes of the female divine, and their transformations as observed throughout history.
People were seen making holy offerings to the idols of Hindu gods and goddesses
and praying for the goodwill of their family.
Editor Rossi presents lectures by comparative mythology scholar Joseph Campbell originally given in the 1970s-80s on the Great Goddess, particular goddesses
, and the religious theme of feminine divinity.