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Athena is the Greek goddess of wisdom and strategical war. She is the daughter of Zeus & Metis. Most people claim her to be motherless because, due to a prophecy, Zeus ate Metis and thus Athena was born from his forehead, motherless. Athena is well known for her role in the Medusa myth. Medusa was a beautiful woman who was raped by Poseidon in Athena's temple. For disgracing her temple, Athena turned Medusa into a hideous monster. Athena_by_Stregatto10.jpg (900×1290)

Athena is the Greek goddess of wisdom and strategical war. She is the daughter of Zeus & Metis. Most people claim her to be motherless because, due to a prophecy, Zeus ate Metis and thus Athena was born from his forehead, motherless.

Louvre, Athena Nike One of my all time favorite Greek sculptures

Statue of Athena Nike, the goddess of victory Louvre, Athena Nike One of my all time favorite Greek sculptures

Nike of Samothrace - A Nike is a goddess who personified triumph or victory. An artist would sculpt a Nike to celebrate winning a battle/war. Even though this particular Nike is missing her outstretched arms and head, she is one of the most famous sculptures from the Hellenistic Period of Ancient Greece.

The Louvre - It is the Winged Victory of Samothrace. It’s from the second century BCE, and it represents the Greek god of victory, Nike. It was made to commemorate a successful sea battle in Samothrace, and it actually did have a head once upon a time.

"Prominence" by Tsuyoshi Nagano (Japanese) - star wars illustrator

Female character illustration 女孩的艺术 Saule, the Baltic Goddess of the Sun who determines the well-being and regeneration of all life on earth. She also represents the eclipse of the sun.