Ivan Bilibin was a Russian artist who drew heavily on Slavic mythology.

Ivan Bilibin was a Russian artist who drew heavily on Slavic mythology.

Mother Mokosh, a major Slavic Goddess of the Earth, also called  Mati-Syra-Zemlya, or "Moist Mother Earth." Mokosh spins flax and wool at night and shears sheep. She also spins the web of life and death. (Fate) She is a Goddess of fecundity and midwifery.

Mother Mokosh, a major Slavic Goddess of the Earth, also called Mati-Syra-Zemlya, or "Moist Mother Earth." Mokosh spins flax and wool at night and shears sheep. She also spins the web of life and death. (Fate) She is a Goddess of fecundity and midwifery.

Veles is one of major Slavic god associated with cattle, commerce, underworld and magic. Opponent of thunder-god Perun he is also the God of Druids, the God of secret and the Keeper of the passageway from the world of Yav middle world where we live to the Prav or righteous higher world of Spirits and Nav the lower world.

Veles is one of major Slavic god associated with cattle, commerce, underworld and magic. Opponent of thunder-god Perun he is also the God of Druids, the God of secret and the Keeper of the passageway from the world of Yav middle world where we live to the Prav or righteous higher world of Spirits and Nav the lower world.

Morena - In some aspects she is also associated with Mora a female demon that caused nightmares. She would enter the homes of people at night and torment them, especially children, pressing their chest and taking their breath away, which weakened them spiritually and psychically.    Morana was described as a woman of dark hair and a terrifying appearance or as an ugly old witch "Baba Marta" (grandmother march).

Morena - In some aspects she is also associated with Mora a female demon that caused nightmares. She would enter the homes of people at night and torment them, especially children, pressing their chest and taking their breath away, which weakened them spiritually and psychically. Morana was described as a woman of dark hair and a terrifying appearance or as an ugly old witch "Baba Marta" (grandmother march).

#Mokoš (Old Russian Мокошь) is a Slavic #goddess mentioned in the Primary Chronicle, protector of women's work and women's destiny.[1] She watches over spinning and weaving, shearing of sheep, and protects women in child birth. Mokosh is the handmaiden of Mat Zemlya.   Mokoš was the only female deity whose idol was erected by Vladimir the Great in his Kiev sanctuary along with statues of other major gods (Perun, Hors, Dažbog, Stribog and Simargl).  #Russian #Slavik #Fairytale #Mythology

#Mokoš (Old Russian Мокошь) is a Slavic #goddess mentioned in the Primary Chronicle, protector of women's work and women's destiny.[1] She watches over spinning and weaving, shearing of sheep, and protects women in child birth. Mokosh is the handmaiden of Mat Zemlya. Mokoš was the only female deity whose idol was erected by Vladimir the Great in his Kiev sanctuary along with statues of other major gods (Perun, Hors, Dažbog, Stribog and Simargl). #Russian #Slavik #Fairytale #Mythology

Даждьбог - Лики Богов от Максима Кулешова

Даждьбог - Лики Богов от Максима Кулешова

Художники-сказочники. Часть 1. Корольков В. А. - Ярмарка Мастеров - ручная работа, handmade

Художники-сказочники. Часть 1. Корольков В. А. - Ярмарка Мастеров - ручная работа, handmade

Kolyada (Коляда) is the god of feasts and peace; it is also the god of the winter solstice

Kolyada (Коляда) is the god of feasts and peace; it is also the god of the winter solstice

Goddess Dana - The Queen of Water

Goddess Dana - The Queen of Water

Художник Корольков В.А.

Художник Корольков В.А.

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