February 9, 2018

Potnia Theron 

Ancient Greek for “Mistress of the Animals” or “Lady of the Beasts”

Krater volute painting by Kleitias, 570-560 bc

National Archeologic Museum of Florence

A Potnia Theron was an Artemis type deity. This “Mistress of the Animals”, is often assumed to have exi...

November 21, 2017

Epona was the Celtic goddess of horses. 

The name Epona comes from Gaulish, a member of the Celtic family. Gaulish was spoken over much of continental north-western Europe including modern France, Belgium, Holland, Switzerland, Austria, and Germany.

Map of Gaul during Ju...

October 28, 2017

Phoenix rising from the ashes in Book of Mythological Creatures

by Friedrich Johann Justin Bertuch (1747-1822)

"A mythical bird that never dies, the phoenix flies far ahead to the front, always scanning the landscape and distant space. It represents our capacity for vis...

August 30, 2017

When we look at the seal of the Knight Templars we see two knight on one horse. Would that mean they couldn’t afford their own horse? Let’s go back in time to

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