The Hidden Word
Who is Aphrodite?Today, the name Aphrodite evokes images of alluring beauty, sensuality, and passion. The goddess is best known, perhaps, as a divine matchmaker and agent of sensual desire and infatuation, whose magical charms were enough to entice even the gods into acts of lust and illicit love.
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Queen Aphrodite is famous for her liaisons with various heroes and gods. Aphrodite’s adulterous dalliance was the source of much amusement to the gods of Olympus. Her torrid love affair with Adonis ended tragically. According to one version of the myth, the goddess is said to have been murdered by her cousin, Antigonus.Her romance with Anchises, finally, is one of the most ancient traditions surrounding the goddess.