The Goddess That Failed
- MOTHER CYBELE'S LIONS. Dingley, R. J. // Notes & Queries;Sep1985, Vol. 32 Issue 3, p341
The article states that in the poem "Endymion," a nature goddess of ancient Asia Minor Cybele's Chariot is drawn by "four manÃ¨ lions." This is noted by writer Miriam Allot, in her work "The poem of Keats," where she cites a passage as the likely source for the description of Cybele's Chariot...
- Esseri rapitori e divinitÃ femminili vendicatrici. Bevilacqua, Gabriella // Studi e Materiali di Storia delle Religioni;2010, Vol. 76 Issue 1, p77
The discovery of a long Latin defixio in Rome has given us new and important information about the conception of the Roman underworld. The presence of a numerous and so varied set of mythical figures and divine entities, some of which new or unknown to the underworld landscape of defixiones, and...
- Images of Pan and 'The Piper at the Gates of Dawn". Gentile, John // Conference Papers -- National Communication Association;2008, p1
This paper considers Grahame's excursion into myth in the novel in terms of 19th century depictions of the Greek god Pan. ..PAT.-Unpublished Manuscript
- The river goddess. // Conde Nast Traveler;Sep97, Vol. 32 Issue 9, p142
Recount's the experience of William Dalrymple, mythic path in search of the source and the soul of the Ganges.
- The new cults of the goddess. Lefkowitz, Mary R. // American Scholar;Spring93, Vol. 62 Issue 2, p261
States that although in recent years there has been evidence of increased awareness of the role of goddesses, new interest was manifested a century ago in the earliest days of the women's movement. The ritual that accompanied the first Tree Day at Wellesley College; Drawing on classical rather...
- The One or the Many: The Great Goddess Revisited. Long, Asphodel // Feminist Theology: The Journal of the Britain & Ireland School o;May97, Issue 15, p13
Discusses various viewpoints on the theme 'the Goddess: the one or the many' in the goddess activist field. Ways of understanding the meaning of the term 'Goddess'; Perceptions surrounding the idea of goddess; Ideas associated with goddess spirituality.
- The Grim Goddesses. Folse, Marisa // Beltane Papers;2010, Issue 49, p12
The article focuses on the Grim Goddesses who are Stheno, Euryale and Medousa. It states that among the three, Medousa is the only mortal while the symbol of these goddesses was an eight-rayed sun, centrally supported by the dome of heaven with the divine serpent at its core. It notes some...
- A Blinding Curse from the Fountain of Anna Perenna in Rome. Faraone, Christopher A. // Studi e Materiali di Storia delle Religioni;2010, Vol. 76 Issue 1, p65
An elaborately produced lead tablet from the waters of the fountain of Anna Perenna is a unique curse that aims at blinding - rather than binding - an arbiter named Sura (SAR inv. 475567). It was engraved in two stages: first a matrix of lines, figures, designs and magical symbols was laid out...
- the goddess unmasked. Flory, Susy // Today's Christian Woman;May/Jun2007, Vol. 29 Issue 3, p30
The article focuses on the growing number of American women drawn into goddess worship.