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Juno/Optima Maxima/Moon Goddess watches & protects women from the time they are born until they pass through the veil. Juno reresents the Mother, the Full Moon, & is worshipped as giver of light on a full moon. Round & full like a woman's womb carrying a child, ancients believed birth to be Her greatest concern & newborns were said to be blessed & guarded by Juno. The month of June is named after the Goddess. Juno should be invoked in rituals to restore a woman's self-worth.

The Moon Goddess - Hecate, Greek Goddess of the Crossroads. Hecate was the only one of the Titans who Zeus allowed to retain authority after the Olympians had defeated them. She was given the position of being the guardian of the households and the protector of all that was newborn.

In Mesopotamian mythology Mamitu was the (sometimes) goat-headed Goddess of Destiny, who decreed the fate of the new-borns. She was also worshipped as Goddess of the Oath, later a Goddess of Fate and a Judge in the Underworld.

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Triple Goddess. The Moon Goddess Hecate. Greek Goddess of the Crossroads. Hecate was the only one of the Titans who Zeus allowed to retain authority after the Olympians had defeated them. She was given the position of being the guardian of the households and the protector of all that was newborn. Hecate was one of the three "triple goddesses", sometimes illustrated as Persephone (young Maiden), Demeter (The Mother), and Hecate (the Crone).