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Rhiannon is the Celtic Goddess of the earth and fertility, of horses, birds, inspiration and the moon.

Rhiannon is the Celtic Goddess of the earth and fertility, of horses, birds, inspiration and the moon.

NANNA - she is the ASYNJUR goddess of joy and peace. She is a wife of BALDR. NANNA is also the Norse goddess of the moon. She dies of a broken heart after BALDR is killed because of LOKI's treachery.

NANNA - she is the ASYNJUR goddess of joy and peace. She is a wife of BALDR. NANNA is also the Norse goddess of the moon. She dies of a broken heart after BALDR is killed because of LOKI's treachery.

Because of her creation of the stars, Varda was the dearest of the Valar to the elves, who called to her for aid from Middle-earth. The Valar are divine beings below a greater, more ultimate Creator, Ilúvatar. Thus some equate the Valar of Middle-earth with saints and angels; thus Varda, in her role as the most loved and prayed-to Vala, may be an equivalent of the Virgin Mary in Tolkien's own Catholic faith.

Because of her creation of the stars, Varda was the dearest of the Valar to the elves, who called to her for aid from Middle-earth. The Valar are divine beings below a greater, more ultimate Creator, Ilúvatar. Thus some equate the Valar of Middle-earth with saints and angels; thus Varda, in her role as the most loved and prayed-to Vala, may be an equivalent of the Virgin Mary in Tolkien's own Catholic faith.

In Norse mythology, Rán (Old Norse "sea") is a sea goddess. According to Snorri Sturluson's Prose Edda book Skáldskaparmál, in his retelling of the Poetic Edda poem Lokasenna, she is married to Ægir and they have nine daughters together. Snorri also reports that she had a net in which she tried to capture men who ventured out on the sea:

In Norse mythology, Rán (Old Norse "sea") is a sea goddess. According to Snorri Sturluson's Prose Edda book Skáldskaparmál, in his retelling of the Poetic Edda poem Lokasenna, she is married to Ægir and they have nine daughters together. Snorri also reports that she had a net in which she tried to capture men who ventured out on the sea:

Manannán mac Lir

Mananaan Mac Lir Canvas Print / Canvas Art by Joanna Powell Colbert

Liberty. In the form of the goddess of youth, giving support to the bald eagle -- Ever wonder why Liberty is a woman and not a man?

Liberty. In the form of the goddess of youth, giving support to the bald eagle -- Ever wonder why Liberty is a woman and not a man?

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