Ceres: In Roman mythology, she is a goddess of agriculture, grain crops, fertility and motherly relationships. She is the Roman counterpart to Greek mythology’s Demeter. Painting by Helena Nelson-Reed.
Additional Images < 3584 of 5186 search results > Ceres Artist: Augustin Pajou (French, Paris Paris) Date: ca. Culture: French, Paris Medium: Buff terracotta with reddish patination Dimensions: 24 x 7 x 7 in. x 19 x 19 cm)
Tailtiu - Irish Goddess of the month August and Midsummer. She is largely viewed as a goddess of the earth, sovereignty, harvest, and first grains, particularly of wheat. She is also the mother of God Lugh who created Lughnasadh in honor of her.
Ceres was the Roman Goddess of agriculture and grain. The word cereal is derived from her name. Goddess of self-nourishment, earth, abundance, She was personified and celebrated by women in secret rituals during festivals. - "Ceres" by Leonor Fini )