She is one of the three Baltic goddesses of destiny, and the only one who really does much destinying. She protects unborn children and can foretell their future. But as soon as she utters her prophecy, the child’s future is fixed and cannot be altered. So she is also a Goddess of Fatalistic Determinism.
Article last updated on 07 October 2013
by the Godchecker Team.
Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders
References: Coming soon.
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Saunders, Chas, and Peter J. Allen, eds. "LAIMA: Goddess from Baltic mythology." Godchecker. Godchecker/CID, 07 Oct. 2013. Web. 21 August 2014.