Goddess Asherah

The renowned deity of the Middle East, Asherah. Asherah, also known as the Queen of Gods and the Ruler of Heaven, is often portrayed as a curly-haired goddess riding a holy lion while carrying flowers or serpents in her hands. 

  • She was revered throughout ancient Israel as Yahweh's spouse and is believed to have developed into the goddess Shekina, as mentioned throughout the Old Testament. 
  • Asherah, the goddess of the sea, embodies divine knowledge and ultimate femininity. 
  • Her likenesses have been discovered carved onto live trees, on altar poles, and on walking staffs. 
  • The Tree of Life, flowers, and cows are among her emblems.