Hekate_ is a Greek goddess, most often shown holding two torches or a key & in later periods depicted in triple form, associated with crossroads, entrance-ways, dogs, light, the moon, magic, witchcraft, knowledge of herbs & poisonous plants, necromancy, & sorcery. In post-Christian writings regarded with rulership over earth, sea & sky, & universal role as Mother of Angels, worshiped in Athenian households as protective goddess who bestowed prosperity & daily blessings on the family.
Daughter of RA, BAST was originally a lion-headed Sun Goddess of Protection before becoming a super-powered Top Cat with lunar tendencies. She has a flair for avenging wrongs and scratching enemies where it hurts. In fact she was feisty enough for the Greeks to have identified her with ARTEMIS. Over time, the nurturing instincts of mothering cats came to be associated with BAST's protective care and she developed a reputation as a Mother Goddess.
In Greek religion and mythology, Athena, daugther of Zeus, is the goddess of wisdom, courage, inspiration, civilization, law and justice, just warfare, mathematics, strength, strategy, the arts, crafts, and skill. Athena is also a shrewd companion of heroes and is the goddess of heroic endeavour. She is the virgin patroness of Athens.
“Durga becomes angry, her face becoming dark as ink. Suddenly the goddess Kali springs from her forehead.” Kali is Durga’s rage, fury, and bloodlust unleashed onto the battlefield. “She roars loudly and leaps into battle where she tears demons apart with her hands and crushes them in her jaws.”