Symbols of the Goddess
Universal Signs of the Divine Female
by Clare Gibson
The Goddessthe first manifestation of humanity’s need to personify its sense of the sacred in a supreme beinghad Her origins in prehistory. Early societies venerated Her as the source of all creation, and the unconscious yearning for Her continues today through sacred images ranging from the Virgin Mary to the icons of animistic societies around the world. Goddess Symbols celebrates this powerful archetype and promotes a greater awareness of self, sexuality and human society.