Jievaras - Household God and Protector of Grain. - Lithuanian God. Jievaras is a household God and Protector of Grain.
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Jievaras - Household God and Protector of Grain. - Lithuanian God

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Jievaras - Household God and Protector of Grain.

Jievaras is a household God and Protector of Grain. Sacrifices to Jievaras are made after the rye harvest. The last stalks were braided into plaits, with offerings of bread and salt, so that the land world continue to be fruitful.

--~Attributes and Correspondences~--

Area of Influence:
Households, Protection, Grain

Lithuanian

Earth

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Earth

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Bread, Salt

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Rye

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Grain

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Lithuanian - Gods and Goddesses

NameTitleType

Asvieniai

Divine Twins and Gods of Horses.

God

Ausrine

Goddess of the Beauty and Youth.

Goddess

Austaras

God of the Northeast Wind.

God

Dalia

Goddess of Fate.

Goddess

Dievas

Supreme Creator God.

God

Jievaras

Household God and Protector of Grain.

God

Medeina

Forest Goddess.

Goddess

Perkunas

God of Thunder.

God

Zemyna

Goddess of the Earth.

Goddess

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