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Astarte - Wikipedia


Astarte or Ashtoreth (Greek: Ἀστάρτη, Astártē) is the Hellenized form of the Middle Eastern ... Astarte is one of a number of names associated with the c...

Caananite Religion


Asherah was one of the two wives of El, the chief god of the pantheon. ... other divine mother goddesses such as Inanna who were common within the region.

Phoenician Religion -- Pagan - A Bequest Unearthed, Phoenicia


A pantheon was presided over by the father of the gods, but a goddess was the .... During the Hellenistic Age, the goddesses Anath and Astarte (q.v.) were ... a third part of the year Adonis was to dwell by himself; for a third part with Aphrodite ; ...

Ancient Egyptian gods: Astarte


[1] was originally from the Near East and predominantly a war-goddess, though she ... [11] She entered the Egyptian pantheon during the New Kingdom, probably under ... At Tanis Astarte was part of a cult which included also Mut and Khonsu.

The Phoenicians - The religion


Gods and goddesses of the Phoenician cities: El, Baal, Adonis, Astarte, Echmoun ... ... The fragmentary aspect of the Phoenician political context has influenced the ... The pantheon of Goubal (Jbeil/Byblos) was dominated by the god El, the ...

Canaanite Religion - New World Encyclopedia


Apr 3, 2008 ... The supreme deity of the Canaanite pantheon was El, together with his consort, Asherah. ... as the warrior goddess Anat and the love/fertility goddess Astarte. ... or nationally—such as Chemosh—but not throughout the region.

Astarte | ancient deity | Britannica.com


Mar 15, 2002 ... Hebrew scholars now feel that the goddess Ashtoreth mentioned. ... click to become a member! ... Inanna, an important goddess in the Sumerian pantheon, came to be identified with Ishtar, but it is uncertain whether Inanna is ...

Sumerian Gods and Goddesses - Anunnaki - Crystalinks


He was the oldest god in the Sumerian pantheon, and part of a triad including ... If this be correct, then the goddess Nana (or Ishtar) of Erech was presumably ...

Gods & Goddesses of the Greek, Roman, Celtic, Norse, Feary ...


Free pictures of Goddesses and Gods, Greek Marriage Protector-Hymen, Zeus, ... Astarte: Greek, Assyrian, Babylonian; Ancient Fertility Goddess Passion: Motherhood ... She is often seen as part of the Triple Goddess. .... For instance a God from the Norse pantheon and a Goddess from a Greek or Roman pantheon. I don't ...

Baal - Encyclopedia Mythica


Mar 3, 1997 ... The antiquity of the worship of the god or gods of Baal extends back to the 14th ... his death and resurrection as a part of the Canaanite fertility rituals. ... Baal, literal meaning is "lord," in the Canaanite pantheon was the ... Both Baal and his cohort Ashtoreth, or Astarte, who is equivalent to the Greek ...

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The Egyptian Pantheon (Article) - Ancient History Encyclopedia


Apr 14, 2016 ... The gods and goddesses of Ancient Egypt were an integral part of the .... Astarte - Phoenician goddess of fertility and sexuality, often closely ...

The Gods and Goddesses of Canaan | Essay | Heilbrunn Timeline of ...


The tomb was part of a cemetery located in the area of the ancient city of ... describe the activities of the main gods and goddesses of the Canaanite pantheon. ... figures that included the war god Baal and the war goddesses Anat and Astarte.

Discovering Your Wiccan God and Goddess Pantheon | Exemplore


Apr 15, 2016 ... Did it seem like having a male God and no female part to God just didn't .... Astarte is another well known and followed ancient Greek Wiccan ...