• Aphrodite (Venus) – Greek Goddess

    Aphrodite (Roman equivalent is Venus) is the Greek Olympian goddess of love, beauty, pleasure, and procreation. It would be impossible for the Greeks, a people who so loved the natural beauty and pulchritude, not to invent a deity who protects and personifies those values. For this reason, Aphrodite was...
  • Athena – Goddess of Greek Mythology

    When Athena found out that Poseidon had raped the beautiful priestess Medusa in Athena’s temple she was enraged. But instead of taking her anger out on the god of the sea, she turned on Medusa and turned her into a gorgon, with venomous snakes for hair and a face...
  • Nyx – Greek Goddess of Night

    (According to Wikipedia): In Greek mythology, Nyx was the primordial goddess of the night. A shadowy figure, Nyx stood at or near the beginning of creation, and was the mother of personified gods such as Hypnos (sleep) and Thánatos (death). Her appearances in mythology are sparse, but reveal her...