Instead she is remembered for her vindictiveness and her vengeful episodes. When zeus went out on his adulterous affairs, he sent a nymph named echo, that would flatter hera and say great things about her to distract her (now zeus is a man who has a great comprehension of the female psyche). Friday is also sacred to oshun, the yoruban orisha of opulent sensuality and overwhelming femininity, and frig the norse goddess of love and sex, of fertility and creativity.
She also rarely punished zeus for his affairs, rather she vented her fury and went psycho on the women that zeus had the affairs with. Thirteen is the number of blood, fertility and held holy in her honor, friday was observed as the day of her special celebrations. However hera was able to avoid him and resisted his advances until they were both married.
Friday the 13th is ultimately the celebration of the lives and loves of lady luck. Legend says that the milky way was created by milk spurting from heras breasts causing the milky way to form, and on earth wherever drops fell, large beautiful fields of lilies sprung forth. Hera for her nurturing character and her steadfastness in adversity.
Hera is the greek goddess of love and marriage, and also known as the queen of heaven, wife of zeus, king of olympus. Jews around the world still begin the observance of the sabbath at sunset on friday evenings when they invite in the sabbath bride. Thirteen is certainly the most essentially female number the average number of menstrual cycles in a year.
Eventually lamia became a monster roaming the countryside. This friday the 13th, let us stand in full consciousness of the miraculousness of existence and count our blessings. All of whom became very prominent gods and goddeses.
However she also wanted not be too plain so she also chose the peacock and the lion to symbolize her luxury, beauty, and immortality (girls got to look good too right?). Hera was an extremely powerful goddess in her own right even without zeus. A notorious philandered, zeus had numerous affairs, all of which infuriated hera greatly. Both the day and the number were associated with the great goddesses, and therefore, regarded as the sacred essence of luck and good fortune. She envied mothers and their children and so she began eating children out of envy.
Hera cursed her then with the inability to close her eyes so the image of her dead children would be forever engraved in her memory, zeus took pity and gave her the abilities to remove and replace her eyes from her head at will. It worked for awhile, however hera eventually found out, and first cursed echo so she could only repeat the words of others said to her, and thats the etymology of the word echo. . Greek goddesses it is hera shows us that there is both good and bad, dark and light within all of us. Hera blessed and protected womens marriage, brought her fertility, and protected her children (which is kind of ironic considering how she attempted to slay all of zeuss illegitimate children), and helped her financial security.
This delay however may have increased zeuss attraction and lust, for zeus and hera had the longest honeymoon ever known. Some say that this is a result of homer, who casted a more negative portrayal of hera, since he himself was a victim of a shrewish wife. But up until the patriarchal revolution, both fridays and 13s were held in the very highest esteem. Her pride as queen certainly did not help. Friday the 13th is ultimately the celebration of the lives and loves of lady luck.
However hera was able to avoid him and resisted his advances until they were both married. Friday is the sabbath in the islamic world. It was this divine and ravishing beauty that attracted the eye of her future husband and brother, the playboy zeus. Zeuss inability to keep it in his own toga, hera did remain faithful and steadfast to zeus. Hera chose first the cow, both because of how much the cow nurtured people and its young but also to set a good example for the other gods and goddesses (queens got to show her subjects how its done). On this, her doubly-dedicated day, let us consider what fortuitous coincidences constitute our fate. Instead she is remembered for her vindictiveness and her vengeful episodes. In fact hera is most famous for the ways in which she sought vengeance upon zeuss many mistresses and their children. She also rarely punished zeus for his affairs, rather she vented her fury and went psycho on the women that zeus had the affairs with. Goddess hera was depicted as supporting women all through their life, and was one of the most important goddesses to women.List of female led short stories, femdom erotica, F/m fiction.