Discussion in 'Black People Open Forum' started by OmowaleX, Aug 23, 2007.
What CULTURE worshipped this GODDESS?
i only have the style of the figurine and the postures to go by. firstly the bodies are one on top of the other projecting a rank or status classification practiced by most cultures of old. the "worship" postures are similar to that of Shiva or other dieties mentioned in texts like the Baghda Vida (definitely sun worship). So, this is strikingly resembling hindu worship of civilized north african men and women. I say north african because of the features (facial hair, breasts, weight, size).
My 1st guess would be Mayan?
my 2nd would be Aztec?
Ok bro take me back to school
The real school they should have been teaching. They made sure they ingrained us on kings of England and other parts of Europe.
They even had to learn about their potatoe shortage way back when ain't that some ish
What's the answer
Native American Triple Goddes. Represents Earth Cultures. Oneida, Pueblo and Cherokee.
"At the top is the self-sacrificing maiden Aliquipiso of the Oneida tribe; then Irriaku, the Corn Mother who connects the Pueblo people with the Earth, at the base, in her tobacco-crown, is Grandmother Spider, Wisdom Goddess of the Cherokee. Smudge stick rituals can be used to invoke their wisdom and balance."
Red/bronze colored resin.
Now, here is another.
Where is it from and
WHO is it depicting?
I thought it was Native American, but I didn't want to say because I wasn't sure. What made me think that was the feathered Goddess at the bottom of the totem. And yeah, it reminded me of a totem pole.
If I'm not mistaken, the other one is Called the Black Maddona.
Didn't it derrive from Ancient Egypt? It's also known as Isis and baby Horus(?)
Sister Purple Moons...LOOK at the figure closely. Is that "Horus" or a MALE deity?
And yes, it is ONE "Black Madonna" from FRANCE.
Ohhh! Is that breast I see? Now I'm totally in a loop! *scratching head*
Hmmm! Let me go look and see if I can find this Mother and female infant child.
"In many churches you may find images of the Black Madonna. these famous "Black Madonnas" of the Roman Catholic and Eastren Orthodox churches are statues of Isis with Heru converted to use as Mary and Jesus. Some of these statues are migging the arm that carried Bast the Cat Goddess. The Christians didn't like using the statues of Isis with the baby girl."
The point here is that the socalled "Black Madonna" was initially a TRIPLE "Goddess" of Isis and her children Heru and Bastet (Bast).
The worship of this TRIPLE GODDESS was practiced in ancient Kemet AND in "Meso-America" but with slightly different representations.
This was the ORIGIN of the so-called Trinity.
Bastet represented the "Holy Spirit" of Isis (Aset). Heru the "Sun". Aset was initially a LUNAR Diety.
Mother, Son, "Holy Spirit".
"Egyptians celebrated Bast's feast day, October 31st, with great joy and enthusiasm honoring their goddess, their protectress."
What happened to this feast day?
So the idea of a triple anything began in Egypt? Theres no other records indicating a triple duality before then?
Hmmmm! I guess they had to promote their ideas of Christ somehow. Did Mary have any daughters according to the bible? I can't recall if I've read that or not.
I hope you continue to post more Ancient images. The history and the design behind them are quite fascinating.
man thanks for staying
where else could be get this type of history?
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