Saturday, March 06, 2010
Greenman & Goddess Patches
Green Man Patch
A legendary pagan deity who roams the woodlands of the British Isles and Europe. He usually is depicted as a horned man peering out of a mask of foliage, usually the sacred oak. He is known by other names such as "Green Jack, "Jack-in the Green" and "Green George." He represents spirits of trees, plants and foliage. It is believed he has rain making powers to foster livestock with lush meadows. He was frequently depicted in medieval art, including church decorations.
A female being of supernatural powers, or attributes, a female God - a divinity, or deity, believed in and worshiped by a people. Often Goddess are believed to be the source of life and being and worshiped as the principal deity in various religions. Used with 'the' as in 'The Goddess'.
Goddess & Greenman patches available at MysticRock.Net