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@AimeeMaroux@mastodon.social
2024-04-19 10:27:07
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Have a beautiful Day of Aphrodite aka Venus' Day aka Frigg's Day aka Friday 🌹
The white #goose was sacred to #Aphrodite. She is often depicted riding "side-saddle" on a goose's back, like she does in the artwork below.
🏛 Aphrodite seated on a goose, terracotta, ca. …

Figurine of Aphrodite sitting on a goose. The himation wrapped around her hips has slipped down, revealing her mons veneris. She is missing her right arm and left hand.
@AimeeMaroux@mastodon.social
2024-05-17 08:57:45
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Have a beautiful Day of Aphrodite aka Venus' Day aka Frigg's Day aka Friday 🌹
"Her gods and men call Aphrodite, and Aphrogeneia (the foam-born) because she grew amid the foam, and well-crowned Kythereia because she reached Kythera, and Kyprogenes because she was born in billowy Kypros, and Philommedes (Genital-Loving) because sprang from the members."
Hesiod, Theogony 176
🏛 #Aphrodite

Terracotta figurine of Aphrodite sitting in an open seashell. She has her hair in an updo bun and wears a dress around her legs that she has opened all the way to her knees, revealing her vulva.
@AimeeMaroux@mastodon.social
2024-04-17 10:14:05
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It's the Day of Hermes aka Mercurius Day aka #Wednesday! 🐏
"When Venus [#Aphrodite] was bathing in the river Achelous he [#Zeus] sent an eagle to take her sandal to Amythaonia of the Egy…

Jasper on Flickr made their copies of a Hermes statue and an Aphrodite statue kiss. Close-up photograph of their faces.
@AimeeMaroux@mastodon.social
2024-05-17 16:49:54
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#Aphrodite's first love was the sea god #Nerites. Both inexperienced virgins, they figure out the joys of sex together....
2900 words of underwater cuteness 🧜‍♂️

@AimeeMaroux@mastodon.social
2024-05-17 16:49:54
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#Aphrodite's first love was the sea god #Nerites. Both inexperienced virgins, they figure out the joys of sex together....
2900 words of underwater cuteness 🧜‍♂️

@AimeeMaroux@mastodon.social
2024-04-05 07:36:00
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Have a beautiful Day of Aphrodite aka Venus' Day aka Frigg's Day aka Friday 🌹
"Zephryos blew [#Aphrodite] over the loud-moaning sea. [The Horai] clothed her with heavenly garments: on her head they put a fine, well-wrought crown of gold and in her pierced ears they hung ornaments of orichalc & precious gold & adorned her with golden necklaces"
🏛 Aphrodite …

Statuette of Aphrodite Anadyomene, Aphrodite rising from the Sea. She is in the nude, wringing out her wet hair. The statuette was cast in bronze with copper used for the nipples. She wears golden earrings and a golden necklace with emeralds.
@AimeeMaroux@mastodon.social
2024-05-10 06:46:02
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Have a beautiful Day of Aphrodite aka Venus' Day aka Frigg's Day aka Friday 🌹
"To Sea-set Kypros the moist breath of Zephryos (the West Wind) wafted her [#Aphrodite] over the waves of the loud-moaning sea in soft foam, and there the gold-filleted #Horai (Seasons) welcomed her joyo…

Marble relief of the birth of Aphrodite. Two Horai (divinities of nature and the seasons) assist the goddess, pulling her up and clothing her. The piece, made from marble from Thasos, was in fact part of an altar.
@AimeeMaroux@mastodon.social
2024-05-10 06:46:02
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Have a beautiful Day of Aphrodite aka Venus' Day aka Frigg's Day aka Friday 🌹
"To Sea-set Kypros the moist breath of Zephryos (the West Wind) wafted her [#Aphrodite] over the waves of the loud-moaning sea in soft foam, and there the gold-filleted #Horai (Seasons) welcomed her joyo…

Marble relief of the birth of Aphrodite. Two Horai (divinities of nature and the seasons) assist the goddess, pulling her up and clothing her. The piece, made from marble from Thasos, was in fact part of an altar.
@AimeeMaroux@mastodon.social
2024-06-07 07:00:01
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Have a beautiful Day of Aphrodite aka Venus' Day aka Frigg's Day aka Friday 🌹
"Two women from Samos, Bitto and Nanion, do not like to meet #Aphrodite by her own rules. They desert to the other side, which is not good. Queen Aphrodite, hate these fugitives from your kind of sex."
Greek Anthology 5.207
🏛 Mirror case, women bathing before a statue of Aphrodite o…

In the center is a large basin on a tapering pedestal. To the left, a nude woman with her hair wrapped in a cloth bends to pick up a water jar (kalpis) at the left. There are low bases or platforms below the kalpis and the basin. At the right, a nude woman with her hair pulled back tightly into a bun on the crown of her head leans on the basin with her left hand and pours oil into the basin from a bottle in her right. Behind her feet is an askos. Behind the basin is a pillar with mouldings abov…
@AimeeMaroux@mastodon.social
2024-06-07 07:00:01
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Have a beautiful Day of Aphrodite aka Venus' Day aka Frigg's Day aka Friday 🌹
"Two women from Samos, Bitto and Nanion, do not like to meet #Aphrodite by her own rules. They desert to the other side, which is not good. Queen Aphrodite, hate these fugitives from your kind of sex."
Greek Anthology 5.207
🏛 Mirror case, women bathing before a statue of Aphrodite o…

In the center is a large basin on a tapering pedestal. To the left, a nude woman with her hair wrapped in a cloth bends to pick up a water jar (kalpis) at the left. There are low bases or platforms below the kalpis and the basin. At the right, a nude woman with her hair pulled back tightly into a bun on the crown of her head leans on the basin with her left hand and pours oil into the basin from a bottle in her right. Behind her feet is an askos. Behind the basin is a pillar with mouldings abov…
@radioeinsmusicbot@mastodonapp.uk
2024-04-26 11:10:28

🔊 Auf radioeins läuft...
Aphrodite's Child:
🎵 Rain and tears
#NowPlaying #AphroditesChild
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@AimeeMaroux@mastodon.social
2024-04-05 13:40:05
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A little preview for the #illustration I commissioned for my upcoming #Aphrodite / #Demeter story in which the Goddess of Love comforts the Corn Mother with casual, comfy sex.
The art was c…

Drawing of the goddess Demeter biting her lip as she looks up to the goddess Aphrodite. Demeter's hair is bound up and adorned with poppies and ears of wheat. Aphrodite wears pearls and roses in her hair. The ladies are naked but the image is cropped as to not show any nipples.
@AimeeMaroux@mastodon.social
2024-05-03 07:26:03
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Have a beautiful Day of Aphrodite aka Venus' Day aka Frigg's Day aka Friday 🌹
"Gods and men call her Aphrodite, and Aphrogeneia (foam-born) because she grew amid the foam, and well-crowned Kythereia because she reached Kythera, and Kyprogenes because she was born in billowy Kypros, and Philommedes (Genital-Loving) because sprang from the member."
🏛 Terracotta figurine of #Aphrodite

Terracotta figurine of Aphrodite sitting naked in an opening sea shell.
@AimeeMaroux@mastodon.social
2024-04-12 09:09:29
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It's the Day of Aphrodite aka Venus Day aka Frigg's Day aka #Friday! 🌹
"I [#Venus] should find some favour with the sea, for in its holy depths in days gone by from sea-foam I was formed, and still from foam I take my name in Greece [

Venus emerging from the bath fully nude, wringing out her hair. A dolphin head can be seen at her feet, representing the sea.
Detail of the Marine Venus: sideview of her head and hair. It is styled in a knot at he back of the head with long curls flowing down her shoulders, a strand of which she lifts to wring out the water.
@AimeeMaroux@mastodon.social
2024-05-29 06:11:00
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It's the Day of Hermes aka Mercurius Day aka #Wednesday! 🐏
"Engendered form the sea-foam, we are told she [#Aphrodite] became the mother by Mercurius [#Hermes] of the second Cupidus [l…

Red-figure vase painting of Hermes as he casually watches the birth of Aphrodite from the sea. Aphrodite is born from a cockle shell--symbolising the castrated members of Uranus--at sea. Eros or Himeros flutters by her side. To her left stands Hermes holding a herald's wand (kerykeion) with his arm resting on a plinth. To her right Poseidon is seated with a trident and fish.
@AimeeMaroux@mastodon.social
2024-05-31 08:42:18
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Have a beautiful Day of Aphrodite aka Venus' Day aka Frigg's Day aka Friday 🌹
"Out of the sea was rising lovely-crowned Kypris [#Aphrodite], foam-blossoms still upon her hair; and round her hovered smiling witchingly #Himeros, and danced the Kharites [Graces] lovely-tressed.&quo…

Terracotta figurine of Aphrodite kneeling in de nude, her left hand holding a libation bowl and her right hand missing. The clams of a sea shell spread behind her like wings.
@AimeeMaroux@mastodon.social
2024-03-22 08:57:04
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Have a beautiful Day of Aphrodite aka Venus' Day aka Frigg's Day aka Friday 🌹
When Kypris [#Aphrodite] saw Kypris at Knidos, "Alas!" said she; "where did Praxiteles see me naked?"
Plato, Epigram XVII
The Aphrodite of #Knidos, one of the first fully nude …

Photograph by me of a Roman copy of the Aphrodite of Knidos. She is missing her lower legs and hands. The goddess is depicted in the nude, holding a piece of fabric as she emerges from the bath or is about to get dressed.
@AimeeMaroux@mastodon.social
2024-04-26 07:00:02
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Have a beautiful Day of Aphrodite aka Venus' Day aka Frigg's Day aka Friday 🌹
"From her breasts [Aphrodite] unbound the elaborate, pattern-pierced thong (himas), and on it are figured all beguilement, and loveliness is figured upon it, and passion of sex is there, and the whispered endearment that steals the heart away even from the thoughtful."
Iliad 14.159
🏛 #Aphrodite

Statuette of Aphrodite leaning on a column. There are traces of red paint in her elaborately braided hair. She is naked, only a string of pearls or beads gathering in her cleavage and decorating her breasts.
@AimeeMaroux@mastodon.social
2024-05-24 07:32:01
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Have a beautiful Day of Aphrodite aka Venus' Day aka Frigg's Day aka Friday 🌹
"#Aphrodite, they say, as she [after her birth in the sea] dropped anchor near Rhodes, was prevented from stopping there by the sons of Poseidon, who were arrogant and insolent men. The goddess, in her wrath, brought a madness upon them."
Diodorus Siculus, Library of History 5.55.4

Photo of a terracotta figurine depicting the birth of Aphrodite. The goddess emerges from an open scallop shell, depicted nude, seated with her legs tucked beneath, her long wavy hair falling onto her shoulders, looking at her reflection in a mirror held in her right hand, on a high cylindrical plinth. Some polychromy and white slip are preserved throughout. The nude goddess is raising her right hand holding her mantle, a dolphin below to her right, her lowered left hand on a column, preserving…
@AimeeMaroux@mastodon.social
2024-04-26 09:35:01
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Not to commit hybris or anything but I really like this line I have written for #Aphrodite:
"I don't need a knife to pierce your heart, sweetling." Aphrodite smiled. "I take War to bed and I gave birth to Fear and Terror. You cannot frighten me, barbarian."
#WIP

@AimeeMaroux@mastodon.social
2024-04-27 15:46:08
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It's the #DayOfDionysos here at Erotic Mythology! 🍇
"They say that when Ariadne wed Liber [Dionysos] on the island of Dia [Naxos], and all the gods gave her wedding gifts, she first received this crown as a gift from Venus [#Aphrodite] and the Horae (Seasons)."
Pseud…

Red-figure vase painting of Dionysos and Ariadne sitting together, having a good time. Dionysos is holding his thyrsos, a staff tipped with a pine cone in his left arm and a kantharos cup in his right. He has long, curly hair flowing over his shoulders. Ariadne is looking at her husband with a smile, tugging at her transparent dress. She is wearing a crown, possibly the gift from Aphrodite.
@AimeeMaroux@mastodon.social
2024-04-25 07:24:01
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It's the Day of Zeus / Jupiter's Day / #Thursday! ⚡
"Wild his [Zeus'] desire had been for Kypris [#Aphrodite], when craving but not attaining he scattered his seed on the ground, and shot out the hot foam of love self-sown."
Nonnus, Dionysiaca 5.611
🏛️ Apule…

Red-figure vase painting of Zeus, seated and holding his sceptre, and Aphrodite, standing and leaning against a column. Her dress is transparent enough to see nipples, her navel, and the hint of a pubic triangle. On her arm sits a winged Eros, caressing her chin.
@AimeeMaroux@mastodon.social
2024-04-30 09:48:50
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It's the Day of Ares / Mars' Day / #Tuesday! 🗡️
"Kythereia [#Aphrodite] bare to #Ares the shield-piercer #Phobos

Fresco of Mars and Venus. Mars is depicted as a youthful, beardless man, fondling her breast and taking off her clothes. Bejewelled Venus takes off her clothes as well, turning towards him. Two of their winged children are there with them, one holding Mars' spear and helmet, the other holding a box.
@AimeeMaroux@mastodon.social
2024-04-30 09:48:50
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It's the Day of Ares / Mars' Day / #Tuesday! 🗡️
"Kythereia [#Aphrodite] bare to #Ares the shield-piercer #Phobos

Fresco of Mars and Venus. Mars is depicted as a youthful, beardless man, fondling her breast and taking off her clothes. Bejewelled Venus takes off her clothes as well, turning towards him. Two of their winged children are there with them, one holding Mars' spear and helmet, the other holding a box.
@AimeeMaroux@mastodon.social
2024-05-24 14:27:39
@AimeeMaroux@mastodon.social
2024-04-28 10:22:01
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It's the #DayOfHelios / Sol's Day / #Sunday! ☀️
"When #Sol [Helios] reported this [#Aphrodite

Relief of a bust of Helios on a white marble altar. The bust is placed above a snake. Helios is depicted with chin-length curly hair and a seven-spiked sunray crown, part of which has broken off on the right side.