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HESTIA

Greek Hearth Goddess

Goddess of Hearths and Domesticity

Daughter of CRONUS and RHEA.

With fire the only means of cooking and heating, she kindled a lot of respect. HESTIA retained her virginity and became a re-born virgin when the Romans re-introduced her as VESTA.

HESTIA FACTS AND FIGURES

Name : HESTIA
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : None known
Location : Ancient Greece
Gender : Female
Type : deity

In charge of : the Hearth
God of : Hearth

Father: CRONUS
Mother: RHEA

Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Good/Evil Rating : NEUTRAL, may not care
Popularity index : 20367

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Article last updated on 27 August 2015 by Rowan Allen.
Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders

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