The White Goddess Divinity of the Day: - Saraswati: Goddess of knowledge, music, arts and science. - Wadj-wer: Fertility God - 23 April 2019 - Day 113
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Tuesday, 23 April 2019

Divinity of the Day: 23 April 2019 - Day 113

Divinity of the Day

Todays Divinities are:

Saraswati: Goddess of knowledge, music, arts and science. [Hindu]

Wadj-wer: Fertility God [Egyptian]

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Saraswati - Goddess of knowledge, music, arts and science.

Saraswati

Saraswati  ("she who has flow"), Goddess of knowledge, music, arts and science. She is the consort of Bramha and his Shakti, and it was with her knowledge that Brahma created the universe. She is part of a trinity with Lakshmi and Parvati, who help Brahma, Vishnu and Shiva in the creation, maintenance and destruction of the Universe. She is generally shown to have four arms, which represent the four aspects of human personality in learning: mind, intellect, alertness, and ego.

--~Attributes and Correspondences~--

Area of Influence:
Knowledge, Music, Arts, Science

Hindu

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White

Brahma

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Water

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Vina

Palash

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White Lotus

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Swan, Hansa Bird, Peacock

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Spring

Wadj-wer - Fertility God

Wadj-wer ("Great Green"), is a fertility god and personification of the Mediterranean Sea or lakes of the Nile Delta. He is often depicted in androgynous form wth breasts and a swollen belly indicative of pregnancy associating him with procreation and prospertity. He carries an offering loaf and ankh symbols, with water signs carved across his body.

--~Attributes and Correspondences~--

Area of Influence:
Fertility, Seas, Lakes

Egyptian

Sea, Lakes

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Green

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Water

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Bread, Fish

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Ankh, Water

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Bibliography

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