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Air Goddesses: Messengers of Dreams and Insights

In the tapestry of mythology, Air Goddesses occupy a realm of boundless skies, symbolizing freedom, intellect, and the invisible forces that move life forward. These goddesses embody the essence of air—intangible yet essential, invisible yet powerful, encompassing both the gentle breeze that whispers secrets of ancient wisdom and the fierce wind that propels us towards change. They teach us to lighten our spirits, transcend the physical, and manifest our dreams into reality. Through their stories, we learn the importance of communication, new insights, and the intuitive use of our life force energy, prana or chi.


Nephthys: The Egyptian Guardian of Transition

Nephthys, the Egyptian Goddess of Air, stands at the threshold of life and death, embodying the air's invisible, life-sustaining qualities. As a protector of the dead, she guides souls in their transition, whispering the secrets of the afterlife. Nephthys encourages us to communicate our deepest truths and to embrace the unseen forces that shape our lives. She teaches us that by tapping into the air's ethereal essence, we can find clarity and a deeper understanding of our spiritual journey.

A simple practice of breathing into our belly sensing how this feels, then breathing into our chest and sensing how this feels, and then breathing into our face and head and sensing into how this feels can help us bring all three centers of our intelligence online.



Oya: The Yorubian Tempest of Change


Oya, the Yoruba Goddess of weather, commands the winds, storms, and lightning. Representing the sudden and transformative power of the air, Oya embodies change, protection, and renewal. She clears the path with her fierce winds, reminding us that destruction often precedes creation. Oya's energy inspires us to embrace change boldly, to let go of what no longer serves us, and to communicate our intentions with the power of the storm.



Atahensic: The Iroquois Sky Woman

Atahensic, the Iroquois Goddess of the sky, represents the celestial dome and the breath of life itself. Her story of falling from the sky to create the world embodies the air's creative and life-giving forces. Atahensic teaches us to look above, to draw inspiration from the vastness of the sky, and to use our breath—our life force—to nurture our dreams and aspirations.

Call upon Atahensic using your breath, asking her to guide you, inspire you, and guide you during your sleep/dream time. Keep a dream journal at your bedside.



Nike: The Greek Embodiment of Triumph


Nike, the Greek Goddess of victory, personifies the uplifting and triumphant aspects of the air. Her wings symbolize the freedom to soar above the battlefield, to rise from conflict with grace and honor. Nike's presence reminds us that true victory lies in the pursuit of our dreams and ideals. She teaches us to communicate our victories with humility and to use our achievements as a beacon of inspiration for others.





Embracing the Air's Wisdom

The Air Goddesses invite us to elevate our perspective, breathe deeply into the world's hidden currents, and embrace the power of communication and insight. They guide us in tapping into the subtle energies that animate our existence, encouraging us to listen to the whispers of the wind for divine inspiration. By aligning with the essence of air, we learn to navigate life with agility, express our thoughts with clarity, and manifest our dreams with the force of our intentions.


In connecting with these divine beings, we are reminded of the air's omnipresent nature—gentle yet powerful, unseen yet essential. Let us open our hearts to the messages carried on the breeze, allow our spirits to be uplifted, and clear our minds, ready to receive the wisdom and insights that guide us toward our highest potential.


I hope that you have enjoyed travelling the world with me and meeting the different goddesses; perhaps you have found inspiration and connection with a goddess that resonates with you.


Look out for the next blog, where we discover the goddesses of fire!



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