Another name for Mother Earth. This lovely lady comes from the same venue as Kore
, etc. Sometimes shown similar to the Fate
s in having three aspects: maiden
, and crone
. It is the feminine aspect of the creator that appeals to some neopagan
s. Mother Earth is Gaia is the Great Spirit
, only in female form. Well, more or less anyways. The Divine Creator and
. Gaea is also the principal character in the fifth book of Piers Anthony
's Incarnations of Immortality
. According to the Gaia Theory
. Some would say a rather cancerous part.
Mother Earth often symbolizes the fertile
and nurturing aspects of life. And yet, while always described as immensly powerful, I can think of no description of Mother Earth as vengefull or destructive, except perhaps when one of her own is threatened.
often visited Mother Earth, who was married to Father Time
. Mother Earth is similar to, but not the same as the Universal Mother Goddess.