Goddess Aine

Aine is the goddess of love in Ireland

  • Aine, also known as the Faery Queen of Munster, is allied with faeries and woodland witchcraft. 
  • Her name is derived from the Gaelic word an, which means "bright." 
  • She is a moon goddess who inspires and promotes passionate love between women and men, as well as being revered for her fertility and healing abilities. 
  • When she is crossed as the Dark Maiden, she is angry, protecting betrayed lovers and seeking vengeance on those she believes are inappropriate partners. 
  • In her honor, the Midsummer Feast is celebrated.