Artemis is the Hellenic goddess of the hunt, wild animals, wilderness, and childbirth and is the paragon of purity and the protector of young girls. She is depicted as a huntress carrying a bow and arrows. The deer and the cypress tree are sacred to her.
dragonfiretwisted: Greek Mythology ~ Natalie Dormer as Persephone ~ requested by theloveorthehate Demeter’s trim-ankled daughter whom Haides rapt away, given to him by all-seeing Zeus the loud-thunderer.
Artemis: Goddess of the hunt, wilderness and wild animals. She was also seen as a goddess of childbirth and young girls - her twin brother Apollo looked over young boys. Often depicted with a bow and arrows, deer and often associated with the moon. She was a virgin goddess
FIGURES OF NORSE MYTHOLOGY: VALKYRIES “ The Valkyries are beautiful young women, mounted upon winged horses and armed with helmets and spears. They scout battlefields, selecting the bravest of slain warriors and escorting them to Valhalla.