women of mythology - anahita
divine water goddess of persia, she is known as the immaculate one. the exquisite peacock and gentle dove her symbols used in worship.
the virgin patroness of fertility, women and childbirth, she uses her scared lakes and rives as birthing waters, bringing new life into the world.
as the goddess of war she shows no mercy or fear in the face of her opponents, her fury and beauty in battle making men tremble with terror.