She had a festival called Vestalia on 7th June. Ceremonies were conducted by extra-special Vestal Virgins who had taken vows of chastity lasting thirty-nine years. (And after thirty-nine years we suspect they were not inclined to bother.)
Greek equiv: HESTIA.
Article last updated on 10 January 2014
by Rowan Allen.
Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders
References: Coming soon.
Cite this article:
Saunders, Chas, and Peter J. Allen, eds. "VESTA: Goddess of the Hearth from Roman mythology." Godchecker. Godchecker/CID, 10 Jan. 2014. Web. 29 July 2014.