Monday, 2 November 2009
Arabian Goddesses, Icon Allat, al Uzza, Manat
Three top arabian goddesses, from right to left:
Allat, al Uzza and the third Manat.
an interpretation, modern.
allat, 'the Goddess', goddess of hell, underworld, she camel.
general mother goddess/demoness.
Al Uzza, 'the Mightyist', the arabian Venus, Aphrodite, Astarte. big in Mecca.
said she presided over orgies.
also associated with exotic dancing.
Manat, 'fate-hope', the warrior goddess/shield maiden. Goddess of Destiny.
Lady Luck, Fortuna, chance, predestination etc.
2 swords, 2 peices of chainmail, possibly her magical armour of distraction...
that my take. free use site this is so feel free.