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The 1 Month of Radical Self-Improvement challenge - A calendar consisting of 28 challenges over 28 days for personal growth.

The 1 Month of Radical Self-Improvement challenge - A calendar consisting of 28 challenges over 28 days for personal growth.

Samshin-Halmang (삼신 할머니) is the Korean goddess of life and childbirth. She was once a human girl, but after winning the flower-blooming contest (flowers symbolize life in Korean mythology) between her and the Dragon Lord’s daughter, she became the Goddess charged with pregnancy and delivering of babies. She protects babies and mothers from harm, and is the patron of midwives. It is said that after midwives die, they become spirits called ‘Samshin’ and help Samshin-halmang. #myth

Samshin-Halmang (삼신 할머니) is the Korean goddess of life and childbirth. She was once a human girl, but after winning the flower-blooming contest (flowers symbolize life in Korean mythology) between her and the Dragon Lord’s daughter, she became the Goddess charged with pregnancy and delivering of babies. She protects babies and mothers from harm, and is the patron of midwives. It is said that after midwives die, they become spirits called ‘Samshin’ and help Samshin-halmang. #myth

Ame no Uzume [天鈿女命] is the goddess of dawn, mirth and revelry in the Shinto religion of Japan. She famously relates to the tale of the missing sun deity, Amaterasu.

Ame no Uzume [天鈿女命] is the goddess of dawn, mirth and revelry in the Shinto religion of Japan. She famously relates to the tale of the missing sun deity, Amaterasu.

In the Egyptian predynastic period, Neith was known as the goddess of hunting, though her realm of influence also encompassed war and weaving of fine cloths. She is one of the earliest worshiped Egyptian deities and was hailed as the wise Mother of gods. She was often depicted carrying a crossed bow and arrow and wearing the blood red crown representing lower Egypt. Nephthys was a night goddess and protector of the dead, also representing decay and invisibility. She offered spirits safe

In the Egyptian predynastic period, Neith was known as the goddess of hunting, though her realm of influence also encompassed war and weaving of fine cloths. She is one of the earliest worshiped Egyptian deities and was hailed as the wise Mother of gods. She was often depicted carrying a crossed bow and arrow and wearing the blood red crown representing lower Egypt. Nephthys was a night goddess and protector of the dead, also representing decay and invisibility. She offered spirits safe

MYTHOLOGY MEME | (2/?) MYTHOLOGY MEME EXTRAS ECHO AND NARCISSUS is an episode from Ovid’s Metamorphoses. The story is told in Book III of the Metamorphoses, and tells the story of a talkative nymph who is admired by the goddess Aphrodite for her magnificent voice and song. When she tricks Zeus’s jealous wife, Hera, Hera curses her by making her only able to repeat the last words said, and couldn’t say anything on her own. This is the explanation of the aural effect which ...

MYTHOLOGY MEME | (2/?) MYTHOLOGY MEME EXTRAS ECHO AND NARCISSUS is an episode from Ovid’s Metamorphoses. The story is told in Book III of the Metamorphoses, and tells the story of a talkative nymph who is admired by the goddess Aphrodite for her magnificent voice and song. When she tricks Zeus’s jealous wife, Hera, Hera curses her by making her only able to repeat the last words said, and couldn’t say anything on her own. This is the explanation of the aural effect which ...

t h e c h a r i t i e s were three goddesses of grace, beauty, adornment, joy, mirth, festivity, dance, and song. they were attendants of the goddesses aphrodite and hera, conceived as the goddesses who gave festive joy and enhanced the enjoyments of life by refinement and gentleness. gracefulness and beauty in social intercourse are therefore attributed to them. they were sometimes depicted in classical art with crowns of myrtle.

t h e c h a r i t i e s were three goddesses of grace, beauty, adornment, joy, mirth, festivity, dance, and song. they were attendants of the goddesses aphrodite and hera, conceived as the goddesses who gave festive joy and enhanced the enjoyments of life by refinement and gentleness. gracefulness and beauty in social intercourse are therefore attributed to them. they were sometimes depicted in classical art with crowns of myrtle.

Nüwa, also known as Nügua, is a goddess in ancient Chinese mythology, best known for creating mankind and repairing the pillar of heaven.

Nüwa, also known as Nügua, is a goddess in ancient Chinese mythology, best known for creating mankind and repairing the pillar of heaven.

Morena is the Baltic & Slavic goddess of witchcraft, winter & death. She is also associated with seasonal rites based on the idea of death, rebirth of nature & nightmares. The end of winter is celebrated by throwing an effigy of Morena into the river on the first spring day in March. Some medieval Christian sources such as the Czech 9th century Mater Verborum compare her to the Greek goddess Hecate, therefore associating her even more with sorcery.

Morena is the Baltic & Slavic goddess of witchcraft, winter & death. She is also associated with seasonal rites based on the idea of death, rebirth of nature & nightmares. The end of winter is celebrated by throwing an effigy of Morena into the river on the first spring day in March. Some medieval Christian sources such as the Czech 9th century Mater Verborum compare her to the Greek goddess Hecate, therefore associating her even more with sorcery.

morena is a baltic and slavic goddess associated with seasonal rites based on the idea of death and rebirth of nature. she is associated with death, winter and nightmares.

morena is a baltic and slavic goddess associated with seasonal rites based on the idea of death and rebirth of nature. she is associated with death, winter and nightmares.