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An introduction: to redeem the name of Adonis.

Started Dec 14, 2016 0 Replies

"Adonis" by Antonio Corradini in the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Hephaestus, the jealous husband of Aphrodite, killed Adonis while the youth was hunting in the Lebanon Mountains.…Continue

Tags: Adonis-Effect, Constantine-the-Great, Hephaestus, Damascus, Julian-Apostate

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Relationship Status:
Single
Age
33
Astrological Sign
Libra
About Me:
Thousands of years ago I was the first Adonis, and now I am Adonis again.
Favorite Books
"The White Goddess" by Robert Graves
"The Golden Bough" by James George Frazer
Beliefs / Practices
Pagan
Other Beliefs/Practices
Worship of the goddess Aphrodite.
Hobbies
Classical music; European art, sculpture, and literature; nature walks.
Heroes
Sappho, Hypatia, Christine de Pizan, Lou Salome, Anais Nin.
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A friend's recommendation.

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The goddess who mourns.

Posted on December 14, 2016 at 3:30pm 0 Comments

Most of the classical artwork that portrays Venus or Aphrodite conforms to a single mood. The pieces are moderately erotic but at the same time pretty and charming.  The goddess seems detached from her surroundings as though the artist surprised her in a dream. Is it the stereotypical daydream of candlelight, wine, and roses?

Occasionally a painting or statue of Aphrodite is decidedly different. A funeral cloak or sad face reminds us that she is the goddess who mourns, a…

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At 10:28pm on December 16, 2016, Selkieborn said…

Thank you for the request, I am honored. Please don't be a stranger. I'd love to get to know you!

 
 
 

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