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Lilith | John Collier 1887 In folklore Lilith was the first wife of Adam made of Earth as Adam. When she refused to be submissive she was banished from The Garden of Eden and Adam was given Eve. Eve was made from his rib to ensure her obedience to Adam.
Gods Goddesses Legends Myths: Gaia is the primordial Greek #Goddess personifying the Earth. She was the great mother of all: the primal Greek Mother Goddess; creator and giver of birth to the Earth and all the Universe; the heavenly Gods, the Titans, and the Giants were born from her union with Uranus (the sky), while the Sea-Gods were born from her union with Pontus (the sea).
Of all the ancient Jewish myths, the story of Lilith is undoubtedly the most fascinating. According to her legend Lilith was the first wife of Adam. But she was a failed mate who rebelled against her husband and fled from the garden. Lilith was created by God from the soil of the earth at the same time as Adam. She was intended as Adam’s mate, but Lilith was rebellious against her husband. She quarreled continuously with Adam and refused to sexually submit to him