The Morgan le Fay and Circe Connection

For today’s post, I have decided to look at Morgan le Fay in her connection to the Greek mythological witch Circe.   The first writers featuring the story of Morgana le Fay were Christian clerics who would have been schooled in the classics and aware of The Odyssey, making it highly plausible that the connection…

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The Top 5 Goddesses I Feel a Connection With

For today’s post, I have decided to do a countdown of the five Goddesses that I feel the most connection to.   These five are very important in my life, as well as inspiring to my work here on White Rose of Avalon!   To be clear, I am not saying one is better than…

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Queen Aphrodite

Welcome back to White Rose of Avalon’s week-long tribute to the Goddess of Love, Aphrodite.    For today’s final day of Aphrodisia Week, I have chosen to focus on Aphrodite’s aspect of Queen!   It is, in my opinion, her most powerful aspect which is why I saved it for last. So, Aphrodite is seen…

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Aphrodite the Lover Goddess

Welcome back to White Rose of Avalon’s week-long tribute to the Goddess of Love, Aphrodite.    For day six of Aphrodisia Week, I have chosen to focus on her most known aspect of the lover.   After all, she is the ultimate lover in the Greek Pantheon! Aphrodite as the lover is the iconic version…

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Aphrodite Areia

Welcome back to White Rose of Avalon’s week-long tribute to the Goddess of Love, Aphrodite.    For day five of Aphrodisia Week, which is also Femme Fatale Friday, I have chosen the aspect of Aphrodite, Aphrodite Areia.   This is Aphrodite in her warlike aspect!    This aspect of Aphrodite is most confusing to a…

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Aphrodite Beauty

Welcome back to White Rose of Avalon’s week-long tribute to the Goddess of Love, Aphrodite.   For day four of Aphrodisia Week, I have chosen to focus on Aphrodite as the ultimate Goddess of Beauty. Aphrodite is the iconic Goddess of Beauty, as well as of love.   This is something that is a common…

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Aphrodite, The Mother

Welcome back to White Rose of Avalon’s week-long tribute to the Goddess of Love, Aphrodite.   For day three of Aphrodisia Week, I have decided to focus on Aphrodite as a mother. Although we all know Aphrodite as a great lover with an insatiable appetite for amorous activities, she is often less associated with motherhood. …

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Aphrodite Pandemos

Welcome back to White Rose of Avalon’s week-long tribute to the Goddess of Love, Aphrodite.   For day two of Aphrodisia Week, I have chosen to focus on the aspect of Aphrodite known as Aphrodite Pandemos.   This is the Aphrodite of the people. This aspect of Aphrodite coincides with the birth story of her…

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Aphrodite Ourania

Welcome to White Rose of Avalon’s week-long tribute to the Goddess of Love, Aphrodite!   For day one of Aphrodisia Week, I have chosen to focus on the aspect of Aphrodite known as Aphrodite Ourania.   This is the heavenly aspect of Aphrodite!    The term Ourania referred to her most famous birth story of…

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Announcing Aphrodisia Week!

I wanted to announce a special theme week starting tomorrow for this bonus post.   This week is in honor of the ancient festival known as Aphrodisia!   This ancient celebration of the Goddess Aphrodite was said to be celebrated around this time each year, approximately the third week of July through the third week…

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