The Serpent Goddess
“The delicate Serpent Goddess was discovered in the underground repository of the Second Palace of Knossos (1600 BCE] and was worshiped in Crete as early as 6000 BCE. She depicts the benevolence and sacred power of the life force. She promotes trance and dreamtime, the sources of transformation. The energy exuded by the snakes of this Cretan maiden exemplifies sexuality, regeneration and the mysterious otherworld of spirit journeying.” Read more..
Photography by Peter Stigter