Mother goddesses gave early civilizations a way of explaining aspects of life in the natural world such as motherhood, fertility, and destruction. It was their way of making sense of all creation.
Do you mean WHO was the Goddess of children? There are many. Any Mother Goddesses would qualify, especially goddesses of childbirth such as Artemis. Another one is Isis, she represents the mothers and children of the world.
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The mother goddesses name of Mesopotamia is Poseidon
In mythology, Athena was never a mother. She was one of the virgin goddesses.
Rhea - Greek Titan Rhea Mother of the Gods and Goddesses of Mt. Olympus
As the mother of the Christian savior, Mary played an important role in the story. * Mary was very important to Christianity, as the earlier religions were mainly matriarchal and people needed someone to replace their goddesses or they would have had no interest in the new religion.
Isis in the Egyptian goddess of Magic and she was the "Mother of all Goddesses."
Nyx is believed to be one of the very first goddesses, a daughter of Chaos.
Mother goddess figures representing fertility are as old as civilization itself. However, goddesses also represented other things in various cultures. Please refer to the links for examples of Greek/Roman and Cretian Goddess figures.
Africa.Africa is the mother of Civilization. It is called that because Africa was the VERY FIRST CONTINENT to begin Civilizations. And did you know that it was also the Time Of The Dinosaurs when the First Civilizations begon?
Kathleen M. Erndl has written: 'Victory to the Mother' -- subject(s): Hindu Goddesses, Religion, Religious life and customs, Hindu goddesses
They were both like mother cultures for civilizations that came after them.
Poseidon's mother and father, like most of the other Gods/Goddesses, are Rhea and Kronos.
No: Oenopion is a male mortal. Euryale the Gorgon was the daughter of goddesses either Gorgo or Ceto.
minor gods are gods that are.... well minor. they are not as important as the 12 Olympians and are gods and goddesses of minor things. (example Doris a sea goddess, mother of 50 sea nymphs called Nereids) hope that helped?
Hebe is the Greek Goddess of Youth, Cupbearer to the Gods and Goddesses of Olympus, and wife of Hercules, mother of his children Alexiares and Anicetus. Her mother was Hera, her father Zeus.
The greek's Believed that the gods and goddesses were related because the greek god life started with mother earth Gaea and Uranus who had the 12 titans and the males took there sisters as wives.
Some Greek goddesses included Chaos (who was never described as having a form), Gaia (Mother Earth), Thesis (some say she is the daughter of Chaos), Nyx (goddess of night).
The goddesses Nephthes, she is also the goddesess of water and snakes. Shes the sister of isis and the mother of anubis
In Greek mythology, the gods/goddesses were the children of Gaia(mother earth) and Uranus(the sky).
Taweret, as well as Isis and other Egyptian goddesses were patrons of mothers and children.
the mother is important as the baby will recognize her voice from when he/she was in the womb and they are important times as the baby will start recognize who her mother and father are.
There are many goddesses in Greek myth, and many of them are mothers - but the main "mother goddess" is Hera who looked after women with child, Artemis looked after the baby itself.
their were more the 10 gods & goddess the mother of gods is aditi the father of gods is brahma