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Taweret – Egyptian Goddess of Childbirth and Fertility

By |2020-05-03T14:36:57+03:00May 3rd, 2020|Categories: Culture|Tags: , , , , , , |

In Ancient Egyptian religion, Taweret is the protective ancient Egyptian goddess of childbirth and fertility. The name Taweret (Tȝ-wrt) means "she who is great" or simply "great one", a common pacificatory address to dangerous deities. The deity is typically depicted as a bipedal female hippopotamus [...]

Shankha – The Divine Conch Shell

By |2020-03-21T19:40:07+03:00March 21st, 2020|Categories: Culture, Knowledge|Tags: , , , , , , , |

A Shankha is a conch shell of ritual and religious importance in Hinduism and Buddhism. It is the shell of a large predatory sea snail, Turbinella pyrum, found in the Indian Ocean. In Hindu mythology, the shankha is a sacred emblem of the Hindu preserver [...]

Lono: Hawaiian God of Fertility, Music, and Peace

By |2019-08-15T03:10:36+03:00August 15th, 2019|Categories: Culture|Tags: , , , , |

In Hawaiian religion, the deity Lono is associated with fertility, agriculture, rainfall, music, and peace. In one of the many Hawaiian stories of Lono, he is a fertility and music god who descended to Earth on a rainbow to marry Laka. In agricultural and planting [...]

Snake (Serpent): One of the Oldest Mythological Symbols.

By |2019-05-16T03:28:48+03:00May 16th, 2019|Categories: Culture, Knowledge|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

The serpent, or snake, is one of the oldest and most widespread mythological symbols. The word is derived from Latin serpens, a crawling animal or snake. Snakes have been associated with some of the oldest rituals known to humankind and represent dual expression of good [...]