Goddess Diana, roman goddess of the hunt and moon and birthing; associated with wild animals and woodland, and having the power to talk to and control animals. / moon / Embodied <3

Goddess Diana, roman goddess of the hunt and moon and birthing; associated with wild animals and woodland, and having the power to talk to and control animals. / moon / Embodied <3

Artemis [’Αρτεμις] is the daughter of Zeus and Leto and the twin sister of Apollo. She is the hellenic goddess of the hunt, archery, wild animals, forests and hills, and the moon.       Artemis was one of the most widely venerated of the Ancient Greek deities. Homer refers to her as “Artemis of the wildland, Mistress of Animals”. .     She was a huntress, depicted carrying a bow and arrows. The deer and the cypress were sacred to her. The moon is her symbol.

Artemis [’Αρτεμις] is the daughter of Zeus and Leto and the twin sister of Apollo. She is the hellenic goddess of the hunt, archery, wild animals, forests and hills, and the moon. Artemis was one of the most widely venerated of the Ancient Greek deities. Homer refers to her as “Artemis of the wildland, Mistress of Animals”. . She was a huntress, depicted carrying a bow and arrows. The deer and the cypress were sacred to her. The moon is her symbol.

awesome My new Artemis tattoo! Done by Sarah Gaugler at Snow Tattoo in NYC Check more at http://oddstuffmagazine.com/tattoos-ideas-of-the-week-september-17-to-24-2014.html

awesome My new Artemis tattoo! Done by Sarah Gaugler at Snow Tattoo in NYC Check more at http://oddstuffmagazine.com/tattoos-ideas-of-the-week-september-17-to-24-2014.html

Artemis: Goddess of the moon, childbirth, hunting, wilderness and wild animal and protector of young girls

Artemis: Goddess of the moon, childbirth, hunting, wilderness and wild animal and protector of young girls

Artemis (or Diana in Roman mythology) is the goddess of the hunt, the wilderness, wild animals, childbirth, virginity, and the moon. She is also the protector of young girls.

Artemis (or Diana in Roman mythology) is the goddess of the hunt, the wilderness, wild animals, childbirth, virginity, and the moon. She is also the protector of young girls.

Day 6: My favorite major Greek god is Artemis. I love everything about her. I mean, come on. Who doesn't love her?

Day 6: My favorite major Greek god is Artemis. I love everything about her. I mean, come on. Who doesn't love her?

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