Artemis [’Αρτεμις] is the daughter of Zeus and Leto and the twin sister of Apollo. She is the hellenic goddess of the hunt, archery, wild animals, forests and hills, and the moon.       Artemis was one of the most widely venerated of the Ancient Greek deities. Homer refers to her as “Artemis of the wildland, Mistress of Animals”. .     She was a huntress, depicted carrying a bow and arrows. The deer and the cypress were sacred to her. The moon is her symbol.

Artemis [’Αρτεμις] is the daughter of Zeus and Leto and the twin sister of Apollo. She is the hellenic goddess of the hunt, archery, wild animals, forests and hills, and the moon. Artemis was one of the most widely venerated of the Ancient Greek deities. Homer refers to her as “Artemis of the wildland, Mistress of Animals”. . She was a huntress, depicted carrying a bow and arrows. The deer and the cypress were sacred to her. The moon is her symbol.

Goddess Diana, roman goddess of the hunt and moon and birthing; associated with wild animals and woodland, and having the power to talk to and control animals.

Goddess Diana, roman goddess of the hunt and moon and birthing; associated with wild animals and woodland, and having the power to talk to and control animals.

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awesome My new Artemis tattoo! Done by Sarah Gaugler at Snow Tattoo in NYC Check more at http://oddstuffmagazine.com/tattoos-ideas-of-the-week-september-17-to-24-2014.html

Day 6: My favorite major Greek god is Artemis. I love everything about her. I mean, come on. Who doesn't love her?

Day 6: My favorite major Greek god is Artemis. I love everything about her. I mean, come on. Who doesn't love her?

Artemis (or Diana in Roman mythology) is the goddess of the hunt, the wilderness, wild animals, childbirth, virginity, and the moon. She is also the protector of young girls. She is the daughter of Zeus and Leto,and her brother, Apollo, is the god of the

Artemis (or Diana in Roman mythology) is the goddess of the hunt, the wilderness, wild animals, childbirth, virginity, and the moon. She is also the protector of young girls. She is the daughter of Zeus and Leto,and her brother, Apollo, is the god of the

Artemis, goddess of the moon, hunt, forest and animals twin sister of Apollo and daughter of Zeus. Known as a "wild child" and never wants to marry and wants to stay a virgin all her life. Roman name: Diana

Artemis, goddess of the moon, hunt, forest and animals twin sister of Apollo and daughter of Zeus. Known as a "wild child" and never wants to marry and wants to stay a virgin all her life. Roman name: Diana

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