Willobie His Avisa

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Avisa "The Bird Not Seen"

The Birth of Avisa

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The Birth of Avisa
The birth of Avisa is a rewriting of the mythological birth of Venus. Four goddessess have been involved in the birth of Avisa Juno, Venus ,Pallas Athena and Diana. Avisa has two aspects/personae , a chaste aspect which has been bestowed on her by Pallas and Diana and an unchaste aspect which has been bestowed on her by Juno and Venus. Her unchaste aspect is given the name Penelope. The goddess Venus also had two aspects one was that she was the Goddess of spiritual love and the other was that she was the Goddess of Physical attraction. Avisa also has two aspects a chaste and an unchaste aspect. Her unchaste aspect is refered to through Ironia.
Posted on November 22, 2010 Full Size| Slideshow