The Hermetic Library Tumblr lilith by ~the-wild-rover "lilith - the first feminist who walked the earth. she was made by the same earth and gravel as adam and for that reason simply asked why she was being denied the same rights as adam. after she fled god created adam's second wife from adams own flesh so she could automatically be subdued for all time. for that reason she has been an icon for evil. religion does not take kindly on equality."


Rhea - queen of the titans once her husband Cronos had taken over and mother to the Olympian gods, who Cronos ate at birth to stop them over throwing him.

“Mona Lisa of Galilee”, from the 3rd century city of Sepphoris, in what was then Roman Palestine. She is part of a large mosaic which decorates the floor in a grand villa.

Anubis - Egyptian God of the Dead. Judges the hearts of those who have died to determine where they will go in the afterlife.

Mati Syra Zemia (Moist Mother Earth), Slavic mother goddess, is probably one of the oldest and most important deities.

Aphrodite (Venus)

Holy Mother Earth, or Phra Mae Thorani. Mae Thorani is a Thai and Laotian Earth mother figure found beneath the Buddha in statues and paintings. She is shown wringing the waters of detachment out of her hair that drowns demons sent to detract the Buddha. He is frequently seen touching the Earth/Phra Mae for aid.



In English folklore, a boggart (or bogart) is a household spirit which causes mischief and things to disappear, milk to sour, and dogs to go lame. Always malevolent, the boggart will follow its family wherever they flee. In Northern England, at least, there was the belief that the boggart should never be named, for when the boggart was given a name, it would not be reasoned with nor persuaded, but would become uncontrollable and destructive.

Sandwoman, Ana Mendieta

Jules Verne (1828 –1905) I SO need to see and photograph this grave.

Lilith (Hebrew: לילית‎; lilit, or lilith) is a Hebrew name for a figure in Jewish mythology, developed earliest in the Babylonian Talmud, who is generally thought to be in part derived from a historically far earlier class of female demons.

Ereshkigal, Queen of the Great Earth: Goddess Istar's Sister

Poseidon, God of the sea

In Greek mythology Demeter was the most generous of the great Olympian goddesses. The Greek goddess Demeter was an ancient goddess beloved for her service to mankind in giving them the gift of the harvest, the reward for cultivation of the soil.

Asase Yaa _ West African. A creator Goddess who comes to fetch souls to the otherworld at the time of death.

Nuit. Egyptian sky goddess. Leans over her husband/brother, Geb, the Egyptian Earth God. Usually depicted as a naked woman covered with stars and is arching on all fours over Geb. Represents the All, pure potentiality, both as it flowers into the physical universe and as it resides beyond embodiment.

Lilith - Ancient Sumerian Image also considered to be an image of Inanna Goddess of Mysteries

Russian Orthodox Clerical Vestments