Hera was mainly worshipped as a goddess of marriage and birth. It is said that each year Hera's virginity returns by bathing in the well Canathus.
Mythography | The Greek Goddess Hera in Myth and Art
name | Hera (?Hra) role | goddess of marriage; consort of Zeus symbols | sceptre, diadem, peacock ...
Hera - Fast Facts on the Greek Goddess Hera - Hera, Goddess of ...
Hera, the Greek goddess of marriage, wife of Zeus, mother of Areas and Hephaestus...
Hera * The Immortals * Greek Mythology: From the Iliad to the Fall ...
Hera is often confused with the Roman goddess, Juno. ... 15.087 ...After arriving on Mount Olympos (Olympus), Hera accepts a cup from the ...
Hera: The First Greek Goddess
... and goddess landed when they came from crete. The gods had faith in their marriage and believed that it would be long standing.
Hera, Greek Goddess of Love and Marriage
Hera, Greek Goddess of Love and Marriage. Myths and symbols of the Greek goddesses. Goddess Quiz reveals your goddess within to access the ...
Hera: Greek Goddess of Love and Marriage
Hera: Greek Goddess of Love and Marriage. Myths and symbols of the greek goddesses (and others), and quiz to reveal your inner goddess and ...
Let us sing now of Hera, the women's goddess, she who rules from her throne of gold. ... Hera is the Goddess who has suffered most at the ...
Hera, queen of the gods
Hera, queen of the gods, was Zeus' wife, and the patron of marriage. She greatly affected the course of ... Hera set in motion the events ...
hera goddess of marriage
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Modern Goddesses for the Pagan World - Brief Article
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Question & answer: these student bloopers are all genuine, authentic and unretouched
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Convoluted story sinks 'Sappho'
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Books: More than Homer let on
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