Pagan Portals - Hekate

A Devotional

Author: Vivienne Moss

Publisher: John Hunt Publishing

ISBN: 1785351621

Category: Religion

Page: 96

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The Goddess of Witches, Queen of Shades and Shadows, and the ever-eternal Dark Muse – Hekate, Fair Queen of the Shadow-Lands, haunts the pages of this poetic devotional, enchanting those who love Her with the charm only this Dark Goddess can bring. Join in the journey as we meet Hekate, Queen of Sorcery, in the realms of Dream and Enchantment, weaving magic through the Worlds – Seen and Unseen. We take flight to the Lands Eternal in this part devotional, part grimoire and learn how to venerate this Great Goddess of antiquity and connect with the Spirits of the Shadow-Lands…

Hekate's Daughter: A Novella

Author: Libbie Hawker

Publisher: Running Rabbit Press

ISBN: N.A

Category: Fiction

Page: 103

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The ages remember her only as a witch--the first witch, deceiver of Odysseus. But Circe has her own story to tell, one untainted by the slander of men. With rich and vivid prose, the tale of Circe and Odysseus unfolds: a story of tragedy, injustice, and one woman's struggle to reclaim her power. This novella was originally published in the anthology A Sea of Sorrow: A Novel of Odysseus, by the History 360 Collective.

Hekate, Keys to the Crossroads

A Collection of Personal Essays, Invocations, Rituals, Recipes and Artwork from Modern Witches, Priestesses and Priests who Work with Hekate, the Ancient Greek Goddess of Witchcraft, Magick and Sorcery

Author: Sorita D'Este

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781905297092

Category: Body, Mind & Spirit

Page: 154

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HEKATE - Keys to the Crossroads A collection of personal essays, invocations, rituals, recipes and artwork from modern Witches, Priestesses and Priests who work with Hekate, the Ancient Greek Goddess of Witchcraft, Magick and Sorcery. Hekate is one of the most fascinating Goddesses of the Ancient World. Loved, feared, hated and worshipped by people throughout history, the Witch Goddess of the Crossroads, facing three-ways, with her three faces, remains an image of power and awe in the modern world today, amongst those who understand and respect her power. This book "Hekate: Keys to the Crossroads" brings together the experiences and perceptions of more than twenty modern day Witches, Priestesses and Priests all of whom work with this awesome Greek Goddess in the UK today. Through their essays, rituals and artwork they present a unique view into the realms of this multi-faceted and popular Goddess. Part I - Hekate's History, Myths & Powers Here author and Priestess, Sorita D'Este, presents a detailed and comprehensive study of the history, myths and powers of Hekate. This invaluable section offers the reader insights to some of the roles, relationships and powers Hekate held in the Ancient World. Part II - Hekate's Witches This section contains essays by sixteen Witches, Priestesses and Priests who work with Hekate on a regular basis. Each contribution is as unique as the person who wrote it, clearly illustrating through both their differences and similarities that the many faces presented by Hekate in the ancient world continue on today in the twenty-first century. Hekate is a Goddess of transformation, initiation, childbirth, death and rebirth. She is the Mistress of Magick, Witchcraft and Sorcery. She is the key-bearing Goddess of Night who illuminates the paths through the mysteries with her bright torches, guarding the entranceways and guiding travellers through the realms of Heaven, Earth and Sea. Powerful and respected by Gods and mortals alike, she has the power to bestow gifts and blessings upon those who call upon her with honour and truth. Part III - Recipes, Rites & Rituals A collection of modern invocations, pathworkings, incense and food recipes, together with a group mystery play of the Abduction of Persephone by Hades in which Hekate plays a key role. Combining the best of research with a wide range of experiences this compact volume opens doorways in to many of Hekate's realms. It is a unique journey - enchanting, funny, scary, magickal and daring, challenging and informative. Whether you find yourself agreeing or disagreeing with the perceptions you will find within, one thing is certain: there is always more to learn and experience when it comes to Hekate!

Didyma

Apollo's Oracle, Cult, and Companions

Author: Joseph Eddy Fontenrose

Publisher: Univ of California Press

ISBN: 9780520058453

Category: History

Page: 282

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The Archaistic Style in Roman Statuary

Author: Mark D. Fullerton

Publisher: BRILL

ISBN: 9789004091467

Category: Art

Page: 215

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This book deals with the use of archaistic stylistic elements (i.e., those which revive or imitate features of Greek Archaic art) in free-standing statuary of the second century B.C. through third century A.C. Its analysis of sources imitated and investigation of motivations contribute to the study of retrospective styles in art.
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The Curse of Hekate

Author: Robin Burks

Publisher: Crossroad Press

ISBN: N.A

Category: Fiction

Page: N.A

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Alex Grosjean, Oracle to the gods, is back. A tall, dark and pointy-toothed stranger shows up at Alex's door and asks for her help: he wants to find Lamia, an insane monster-woman who cursed him and turned him into a vrykolakas. Alex doesn't want to take the case, but after a plague sweeps through the city and Lamia starts abducting children, she finds she doesn't have a choice. As usual, the gods task Alex with stopping both the plague and Lamia, but don't offer much help. Even Alex's boyfriend, Harry, has a dark side and secrets of his own. After a trip across the world and a frightening encounter with the goddess Hekate, Alex must push herself to her very limits to save not only herself, but the world. Again.

Medea

Author: Emma Griffiths

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1136000380

Category: History

Page: 168

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Giving access to the latest critical thinking on the subject, Medea is a comprehensive guide to sources that paints a vivid portrait of the Greek sorceress Medea, famed in myth for the murder of her children after she is banished from her own home and replaced by a new wife. Emma Griffiths brings into focus previously unexplored themes of the Medea myth, and provides an incisive introduction to the story and its history. Studying Medea’s ‘everywoman’ status – one that has caused many intricacies of her tale to be overlooked – Griffiths places the story in ancient and modern context and reveals fascinating insights into ancient Greece and its ideology, the importance of life, the role of women and the position of the outsider. In clear, user-friendly terms, the book situates the myth within analytical frameworks such as psychoanalysis, and Griffiths highlights Medea’s position in current classical study as well as her lasting appeal.

Hekate

Author: Jeff Cullen

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780368128356

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Page: N.A

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The goddess Hekate is one of the most revered Witch Queens in modern times. Her rituals extend far back into antiquity and She has aided in witchcraft and sorcery for ages. If you are interested in learning more about this prolific goddess check out our exclusive booklet, "Hekate, Unconquerable Queen of Witches". It contains everything you need to know to begin working with and worshiping Her so that you too can call upon the aide of The Queen of Witches!
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