ARTEMIS/DIANA 8" Deity Honoring Altar Candle
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Artemis is the ancient Greek Goddess associated with wild nature, witchcraft and women’s mysteries. She was known to the Romans as Diana. This candle Is 8” hand-Rolled beeswax filled with responsibly harvested and some hand foraged flowers, herbs and spices corresponding to the Goddess. Anointed with Artemis Oil (exclusive to waxingthemoon) and adorned in crystal chips to call upon her energies. Artemis was born on the Island of Delos, the illegitimate daughter of Zeus and Leto. Right after She was born, Artemis helped Leto give birth to Her twin brother Apollo. Apollo’s delivery was difficult, and so Artemis became known as a Goddess of childbirth. Artemis as Goddess of the Moon and femininity is the perfect complement to Apollo who is the God of the Sun and masculinity. Zeus granted Artemis her greatest wish; that She never would be forced to marry. Artemis is a Goddess of independence and autonomy Who is ruled by no one but Herself.