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Maria Maddalena Jan Polack, 1500,  Tilman Riemenschneider, part of the Münnerstadt Altar, 1490-92, Bayerisches Nationalmuseum, Peter Strüb the Younger, 1530-1540, Minneapolis Institute of Arts

Maria Maddalena Jan Polack, 1500, Tilman Riemenschneider, part of the Münnerstadt Altar, 1490-92, Bayerisches Nationalmuseum, Peter Strüb the Younger, 1530-1540, Minneapolis Institute of Arts

Yoni (Sanskrit: योनि yoni) is the Sanskrit word for the vagina. Its counterpart is the lingam, interpreted by some as the phallus. It is also the divine passage, womb or sacred temple (cf. lila). The word covers a range of meanings, including: place of birth, source, origin, spring, fountain, place of rest, repository, receptacle, seat, abode, home, lair, nest, stable.

Yoni (Sanskrit: योनि yoni) is the Sanskrit word for the vagina. Its counterpart is the lingam, interpreted by some as the phallus. It is also the divine passage, womb or sacred temple (cf. lila). The word covers a range of meanings, including: place of birth, source, origin, spring, fountain, place of rest, repository, receptacle, seat, abode, home, lair, nest, stable.

The Sumerian goddess Innana could appear in both female or male form, whichever she preferred.

Is there one god who can vie with me?

The Sumerian goddess Innana could appear in both female or male form, whichever she preferred.

Figurines Collection of the Canaanite Mother Goddess 'Asherah' (Israel Museum, Jerusalem)

Figurines Collection of the Canaanite Mother Goddess 'Asherah' (Israel Museum, Jerusalem)

Vierge Ouvrante, Oak, linen covering, polychromy and gilding ca. 1300, German, Valley of the Rhine

Vierge Ouvrante, Oak, linen covering, polychromy and gilding ca. 1300, German, Valley of the Rhine

End of the 6th c. BC Kore in cast bronze From the Sanctuary of the Thirteen Altars, Lavinium  Museo Nazionale Romano: Terme di Diocleziano Rome, Italy ROMAN OR ETRUSCAN?????

End of the 6th c. BC Kore in cast bronze From the Sanctuary of the Thirteen Altars, Lavinium Museo Nazionale Romano: Terme di Diocleziano Rome, Italy ROMAN OR ETRUSCAN?????

Maria Maddalena Jan Polack, 1500,  Tilman Riemenschneider, part of the Münnerstadt Altar, 1490-92, Bayerisches Nationalmuseum, Peter Strüb the Younger, 1530-1540, Minneapolis Institute of Arts

Maria Maddalena Jan Polack, 1500, Tilman Riemenschneider, part of the Münnerstadt Altar, 1490-92, Bayerisches Nationalmuseum, Peter Strüb the Younger, 1530-1540, Minneapolis Institute of Arts

Maria Maddalena Jan Polack, 1500,  Tilman Riemenschneider, part of the Münnerstadt Altar, 1490-92, Bayerisches Nationalmuseum, Peter Strüb the Younger, 1530-1540, Minneapolis Institute of Arts

Maria Maddalena Jan Polack, 1500, Tilman Riemenschneider, part of the Münnerstadt Altar, 1490-92, Bayerisches Nationalmuseum, Peter Strüb the Younger, 1530-1540, Minneapolis Institute of Arts

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