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Jowangshin (조왕신) is the Korean goddess of fire and the hearth. She is part of the Gashin, a branch of deities believed to protect the various objects and rooms of the house. #myth

Jowangshin (조왕신) is the Korean goddess of fire and she is part of the Gashin, a branch of deities believed to protect home. Some of the other world Fire (element) Goddesses are: Sehkmet, Brigid, Vesta, Kali.

Mazu [媽祖], also spelt Matsu and Ma-tsu, is the Chinese goddess of the sea who is said to protect fishermen and sailors. Over 1,000 years ago, a young girl by the name of Mazu (original name was Lin Mo) was born at the Xianliang Port of Meizhou Bay in Putian, East China’s Fujian Province. Clever, brave and kindhearted, Mazu could forecast the weather and offered medical services to fellow islanders. As legend goes, Mazu ascended to heaven and became immortal at Meizhou Bay.

Mazu [媽祖], also spelt Matsu and Ma-tsu, is the Chinese goddess of the sea who is said to protect fishermen and sailors. Over years ago, a young girl by the name of Mazu (original name was Lin Mo) was born at the Xianliang Port of Meizhou Bay in Puti

Greek Mythology: Nyx / Νύξ Daughter of Chaos, the personification of Night. Mother of other personified gods such as Hypnos and Thánatos and a figure of exceptional power and beauty.

— "There is no crueler fate than to know the future but be unable to spare anyone from it." — What good are her visions, if no one would listen to them? What power does a priestess have, if her warnings fall onto deaf ears? She wanted to save Troy. She wanted to save them all, to free them from the thread of fate that was wrapping around their throats, tighter and tighter with each pass. She cried for understand, for one person to hear her voice, and believe her. Yet, they all turned away.

— "There is no crueler fate than to know the future but be unable to spare anyone from it." — What good are her visions, if no one would listen to them? What power does a priestess have, if her warnings fall onto deaf ears? She wanted to save Troy. She wa

Cassandra was the most beautiful of Priam’s daughters,  the god Apollo fell in love with her. Apollo promised Cassandra the gift of prophecy if she would agree to give herself to him. Cassandra accepted Apollo’s gift but then refused his advances. Apollo was furious, but he could not take back the powers he had given her. Instead he cursed her, proclaiming that although she would be able to tell the future accurately, no one would believe her.

Oedipus complex freud essay topics Oedipus the King and Oedipus Complex Essay - Oedipus Rex, is a Sophocles play, that according to Freud exemplifies a formative stage in a individuals psychosexual.

Morpheus was the god of dreams in greek mythology. He was one of the three Oneiroi, sons of the god of sleep, Hypnos. Along with his two brothers, Phobetor (“nightmares”) and Phantasos (“illusion”), he was a diety of the underworld and would appear in the dreams of kings and rulers as a forebearer of omens and messages.

Morpheus was the god of dreams in greek mythology. He was one of the three Oneiroi, sons of the god of sleep, Hypnos. Along with his two brothers, Phobetor (“nightmares”) and Phantasos (“illusion”), he was a diety of the underworld and would appear in the