Freyja (pronounced FRAY-ah) is the Norse Goddess of love and fertility. She is the chief Goddess of the Vanir, who were mainly fertility Gods. Freyja is similar to Frigg in that she is a love and fertility Goddess, but where Frigg’s role was mainly as wife and mother, Freyja is seen more as a lover, the symbol of sexuality and passion. She was married to the God Óðr, who is mentioned only briefly in Norse myths. He seems to have left her for a long journey and she searched the earth for him, cry
Freyja In Norse mythology, Freyja is a goddess associated with love, beauty, fertility, gold, magic, war, and death. She wore an amber necklace called a 'brisling". a cloak made of magical falcon feathers which allowed her to fly across the heavens and drove a flying chariot as well that was pulled by two cats.
The goddess Freya is depicted with her falcon wings. The feathers grow from her arms, held forward to protect yet reveal her nude feminine form. Freya embodies the sensuality of the lover and mistress, whereas Frigg (card number 14) represents the good wife and mother. Decorating Freyas neck and breast is a gold necklace, an emblem of the stars and the fecundity of the earth. Freya hovers in flight in a sky of soft clouds in which a swallow flies high in the foreground.
Freyja Fjadrhamr the Feather-Robed The Scandanavian great Goddess flies across vast distances when she puts on her shamanic robe. She often takes the form of a falcon, sow or mare, or rides a goat, or in a chariot drawn by cats, or travels the lands in a ship. Another of Freyja's treasures is a brilliant necklace made of the sun's tears, the Brisingamen