Juno/Optima Maxima/Moon Goddess watches & protects women from the time they are born until they pass through the veil. Juno reresents the Mother, the Full Moon, & is worshipped as giver of light on a full moon. Round & full like a woman's womb carrying a child, ancients believed birth to be Her greatest concern & newborns were said to be blessed & guarded by Juno. The month of June is named after the Goddess. Juno should be invoked in rituals to restore a woman's self-worth.