Maiden, Mother, Crone: The Myth & Reality of the Triple Goddess

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The Triple Goddess is with every one of us each day of our lives. In our inner journeys toward spiritual evolution, each woman and man goes through the stages of Maiden (infant to puberty), Mother (adult and parent), and Crone (aging elder).

Maiden, Mother, Crone is a guide to the myths and interpretations of the Great Goddess archetype and her three faces-so that we may better understand and

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Overview

The Triple Goddess is with every one of us each day of our lives. In our inner journeys toward spiritual evolution, each woman and man goes through the stages of Maiden (infant to puberty), Mother (adult and parent), and Crone (aging elder).

Maiden, Mother, Crone is a guide to the myths and interpretations of the Great Goddess archetype and her three faces-so that we may better understand and

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780875421711
  • Publisher: Llewellyn Worldwide, Ltd.
  • Publication date: 6/1/1995
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 240
  • Sales rank: 342,380
  • Product dimensions: 5.90 (w) x 8.90 (h) x 0.70 (d)

Meet the Author

A native of the Pacific Northwest, author D.J. Conway has studied the occult fields for over 35 years. Her quest for knowledge has covered every aspect of Paganism and Wicca to New Age and Eastern philosophies; plus history, the magical arts, philosophy, customs, mythologies and folklore. In 1998, she was voted Best Wiccan and New Age author by Silver Chalice, a Pagan magazine.

Conway is the author of more than 20 nonfiction books including: Celtic Magic (Llewellyn), Dancing with Dragons (Llewellyn), Mystical Dragon Magic (Llewellyn), The Ancient Art of Faery Magick (10 Speed Press), and The Little Book of Candle Magic (10 Speed Press).

She lives a rather quiet life, with most of her time spent researching and writing.

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Maiden, Mother, Crone by D. J. Conway reveals the vital interconnections of all the diverse and glorious myths and archetypes of the Goddess. In this book you'll meet Siren, Ceres, Freyja, and a host of others. You'll learn to interpret the symbolism of their myths as models that you can follow to develop your inner strength, spiritual growth, and understanding in twentieth-century life.

Maiden, Mother, Crone introduces the concept of the Labyrinth, a journey where you learn to face past emotional upheavals, become responsible for your actions and reactions, and accept all aspects of the cycle of life. The Labyrinth can be traversed with the knowledge and balance provided by the Goddess. This book shares the rituals, meditations, and techniques that will make the journey possible.

Maiden, Mother, Crone also helps you use the Goddess for guidance in day-to-day experiences. You'll discover the meanings of hundreds of symbols that occur in myths, legends, and your own dreams, allowing you to identify symbolic messages that the Goddess wants you to know.

Maiden, Mother, Crone provides a full explanation of the myths of the Triple Goddess from around the world, making this the most complete book on the subject ever. Get it today for a more beautiful tomorrow.

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Table of Contents

Maiden, Mother, Crone by D. J. Conway reveals the vital interconnections of all the diverse and glorious myths and archetypes of the Goddess. In this book you'll meet Siren, Ceres, Freyja, and a host of others. You'll learn to interpret the symbolism of their myths as models that you can follow to develop your inner strength, spiritual growth, and understanding in twentieth-century life.

Maiden, Mother, Crone introduces the concept of the Labyrinth, a journey where you learn to face past emotional upheavals, become responsible for your actions and reactions, and accept all aspects of the cycle of life. The Labyrinth can be traversed with the knowledge and balance provided by the Goddess. This book shares the rituals, meditations, and techniques that will make the journey possible.

Maiden, Mother, Crone also helps you use the Goddess for guidance in day-to-day experiences. You'll discover the meanings of hundreds of symbols that occur in myths, legends, and your own dreams, allowing you to identify symbolic messages that the Goddess wants you to know.

Maiden, Mother, Crone provides a full explanation of the myths of the Triple Goddess from around the world, making this the most complete book on the subject ever. Get it today for a more beautiful tomorrow.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 9, 2001

    Wonderful, Insightful, Worth the Money

    This is wonderful. Its a very good resource for the person who wants to understand the Goddess and her influence all over the world. This will let you see the meanings of symbols in Her image. A must read if not own.

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