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Anahitais the Persian goddess of water and fertility. She is related to the ancient Iranian goddess of the river that flows down from Mount Hara and the Babylonian Mother Goddess. Anahita is usually depicted as a maiden in a golden cloak, pouring water from her holy pitcher. Her sacred animals are the dove and the peacock, and she was also the patroness of temple prostitutes. Her name means “the immaculate one”

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Seat of ancient Irish kings, the Hill of Tara, the mound in the middle on the left is known as 'The Banqueting Hall'.

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An early twentieth-century carved, painted and giltwood Torah Ark cresting, featuring the crowned Tablets of the Law. (Sotheby's)

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"An Morrígan is a goddess of battle and sovereignty, sometimes appearing in the form of raven or wolf. She is a triple goddess, a fierce aspect of the Great Mother, often serving as a guide to those moving through difficult transition. One who is protected by 'the Morrigan' is certain of victory." ~ www.chaliceofwisdom.com- Pinned by The Mystic's Emporium on Etsy

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сказка про репку: Repka Russian folk tale, published in 1863, the researcher of folklore AN Afanasyev in his book "Russian Fairy Tales". It was recorded in the Arkhangelsk region.

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