ASHTORETH (עַשְׁתּׄרֶת): Hebrew name meaning "star." In the bible, this is the name of the principal female deity of the Semitic nations, worshiped in war and fertility. Equated with Assyrian Ishtar and Greek Astarte. Ashtoreth is mentioned in the Hebrew Bible as a foreign, non-Judahite goddess. Ashtoreth or Astarte is the Hellenized form of the Middle Eastern goddess Ishtar. One of her her symbols Is a star within a circle indicating the planet Venus. She was known as the deified evening…
Maat is the Goddess of Truth and Justice who personifies cosmic order and harmony as established by the Creator God at the beginning of time. Her symbol is an ostrich feather. Judges were regarded as priests of Maat. In the hall of judgement at the weighing of the heart, the heart of the deceased was placed on the scales of justice, balanced against the feather of Maat, symbol of justice.
" ' Asherah, the Goddess', presents a conjectural reconstruction of the original Hebrew text of Proverbs 31:28. . . . The memory of Asherah was never fully erased from Jewish mystical tradition. . . . Zohar as one of the earliest names of the Shekinah, the Holy Spirit who is the Bride of God. The Shekinah is still invoked in Sabbath hymns which contain the chorus of "Bo-i Kallah, Shekinah" (come to us, O Bride, Shekinah)." http://vimeo.com/9256708
Eir ("mercy") is a Norse Goddess of Healing. She knew the secret powers of herbs, with which she could even resurrect the dead. Patroness of shadow workers, called on against sickness or injury. She gives both physical and psychic means of healing; shamanic healing, especially, falls into her realm. Eir is a companion of the goddess Frigga.