Early Middle East Goddesses
This gallery features images of Astarte, one of the earliest semitic/phoenician goddesses of fertility & reproduction
— note her connection to the grain of the earth, which she holds.
To learn more about the cultures that revered goddesses such as Astarte, visit the
Ancient Sacred Sex Forum in our Learning Center.
Many goddess images in the next three galleries courtesy of:
Goddess reproductions courtesy of and © :
Heidelberg Editions International
Angels & Earthly Things
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