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How a Fertility Goddess Became a Virgin: The Real Story of Virgo

History virgin-washed a sexually empowered diety into obedience and chastity.

Image by DarkWorkX from Pixabay
Image by DarkWorkX from Pixabay.

Are you surprised to discover that the constellation Virgo, who today is synonymous with virginity, was originally a Goddess? By mapping Virgo’s celestial identity throughout the ages this fair maiden blossoms into a complex…




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