Astarte: Goddess of Sexuality and Fertility

By |2019-01-24T15:47:08+03:00January 24th, 2019|Categories: Culture|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Astarte is the Hellenized form of the Middle Eastern goddess Ashtoreth, a form of Ishtar, worshipped from the Bronze Age through classical antiquity. The name is particularly associated with her worship in the ancient Levant among the Canaanites and Phoenicians. She was also celebrated in [...]