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Statue of Artemis, 2nd century A.D., ruins of Ephesus, Turkey

Artemis and her hound (Diana), Vatican Museum

Head of Artemis in Cyrene antiquity museum.

Statuette of Nike (personification of victory), late 5th century b.c.; Classical Greek

Artemis, the Greek goddess of the hunt, the moon, and the protector of young women

The Greek Goddess Artemis was worshiped in most Greek cities but only as a secondary deity. However, to the Greeks in Asia Minor (modern day Turkey) she was a prominent deity. In Ephesus, a great temple was built in her honor, which became one of the "Seven Wonders of the Ancient World".

Persephone with spiraliform diadem - Canosan terracotta, about 300–250 B.C. now in the Boston Museum

Durga is the Indian Goddess of eight arms, a reincarnation of Devi - the Mother Goddess, a unified symbol of all divine forces