Aphrodite

Herbert James Draper, The Gates of Dawn, 1900

Waterbaby, Herbert James Draper

Guillaume Seignac (1870-1924) The Awakening of Psyche. Psykhe (or Psyche) was the goddess of the soul, wife of Eros god of love. She was once a mortal princess whose astounding beauty earned the ire of Aphrodite. Aphrodite commanded Eros make Psykhe fall in love with the most hideous of men, but the god himself fell in love with her and carried her away to his secret palace.

Solomon Joseph Solomon - "Ajax and Cassandra", 1886.

Lilith

. William Adolphe Bouguereau.

Sirens in Action

“Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage.” ― Lao Tzu ~~artist James C. Christensen

Also represented as an owl....Sophia. Goddess Isis 13"

Artemis, goddess of the moon, hunt, forest and animals - twin sister of Apollo and daughter of Zeus.

aphrodite goddess | There will be a time in everyone's life where they feel ugly, fat ...

Antonio Canova, "Psyche Revived by Cupid's Kiss" (detail), 1786-93. Louvre Museum

Lamia- often associated with Medusa or Lilith, she was a snake goddess from Crete who ruled the Underworld. She was changed by patriarchal Greeks into a nightmare goddess who stole children and sucked their blood. She is associated with the Inner Labyrinth, the menstrual cycle and understanding Kundalini energy

Cave to Canvas, Descending Night~Adolf Alexander Weinman  ;1915...

Diana the huntress, fresco, 1st century A.D. Pompeii, Italy.

beautiful

Narcissus - John William Waterhouse

Michelangelo c. 1500

Representing Greek God Apollo

Aphrodite-Greek Goddess of Love and Beauty