by Doreen Valiente
Whenever ye have need of any thing, once in the month, and better it be when the moon is full, then shall ye assemble in some secret place and adore the spirit of She, who is Queen of all witches. There shall ye assemble, ye who are … Continue Reading “The Charge of the Goddess”
Traditional by Doreen Valiente, as adapted by Starhawk:
Listen to the words of the Great Mother, Who of old was called Artemis, Astarte, Dione, Melusine, Aphrodite, Cerridwen, Diana, Arionrhod, Brigid, and by many other names:
Whenever you have need of anything, once a month, and better it be when the … Continue Reading “The Charge of the Goddess”
I do not claim to be any expert at any tradition or history, but I am offering this information, as I have found it. Feel free to comment or contribute, if this coincides with your area of interest or practice.
|Rhiannon – Enchantments, fertility, the Underworld||Manawydden – A shape shifting|
Roman Gods are sometimes grouped with the Greek Gods and Goddesses in the “Hellenic” Tradition. The Roman Gods are listed with the Greek equivalent. See the Greek Gods and Goddesses for more info.
ZEUS (Jupiter) – King of the gods
HERA (Juno) – Queen of the … Continue Reading “Greek Gods and Goddesses”
This invocation is from the Orphic Hymns, for those who like historical accuracy, but have been updated just a tad, for those who like ritual with modern applications.
Invocation to the Goddess
Divine are Your honors, Oh Mother of the Gods and Nurturer of All.
Yoke your swift chariot drawn … Continue Reading “Orphic Invocation to the Goddess”