Mediator in the Sabine v. Roman war.
Formerly the spouse of ROMULUS, she was fire-bolted by JUPITER in one of his tetchy moments.
However this earned her a place in Heaven as Hora Quinini and she was looked up to by young Romans as a promoter of courage.
She is also associated with Halley’s Comet. But unfortunately we didn’t get the chance to interview her the last time she passed.
Article last updated on 31 January 2014
by the Godchecker Team.
Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders
References: Coming soon.
Cite this article:
Saunders, Chas, and Peter J. Allen, eds. "HERSILIA: Goddess of Courage from Roman mythology." Godchecker. Godchecker/CID, 31 Jan. 2014. Web. 21 August 2014.