Tag Archives: Tarvos Trigaranus

In search of Ritona

I want to say a few words about the goddess Ritona, who has been on my mind a lot in the past few months. By some measures, she must rank as one of the most major ‘minor’ deities from northeastern … Continue reading

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Moons and minor planets

Attentive visitors to this blog may already have spotted that I’ve added a new page giving a calendar of days sacred to deities (as opposed to heroes*). Most of these dates will be familiar to those conversant with the ancient … Continue reading

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Fluctuat nec mergitur

Things have been an all too eventful lately. Like much of the world, my mind is reeling from the scale and the senselessness of the attacks on Friday night in and near Paris. The scores of innocent people killed, and … Continue reading

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