THE DARK GODDESS
"Most lovely one"; "the Distant One";
Thracian goddess of the Moon, the
dark hours and the Underworld; The
Crone; Queen of the world of spirits;
goddess of witchcraft; snake goddess;
Great Mother; Great Goddess of
Nature; Lady of the Wild Hunt. Daughter
of Tartaros and Night, two
Titans; other versions says of Perses
and Asteria, or of
Zeus and Hera.
Another goddess of the Amazons, her
chariot was pulled by
She could change forms
and rejuvenate or kill.
the third Moon aspect as the Hag
Moon) or the Crone (revered as
the carrier of Wisdom).
An ally of Zeus;
accompanied by a pack of
Her symbols were a key and the cauldron.
The women who
worshipped her stained
their palms and
soles with henna.
were held at night by torchlight.
year on the island of Aegina
the Saronic Gulf,
a mysterious festival
was held in her honor.
huntress goddess who knew her way
realm of spirits;
powers of Nature at her command;
over birth and death.
patroness of priestesses;
witches, the waning Moon,
magick, prophecy, charms and spells,
vengenance, averting evil,
riches, victory, wisdom,
incantations, dogs, purification,
prosperity, victory, wealth, magickal
destructive storms, revenge,
change, renewal, and regeneration.