Goddess Ashnan


Ashnan is the goddess of grain in Mesopotamia. 

  • Ashnan, the daughter of the Sumerian deity Enlil, is a goddess of agriculture and domesticity. 
  • She is the guardian and nurturer of rich fields, giving food and greenery to the people. 
  • Ahsnan's duty also includes providing food and clothes for Mesopotamia's gods. 
  • She's shown as a virgin with corn ears growing from her shoulders.