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Aphrodite, The Goddess of Love

Aphrodite is an ancient Greek goddess associated with love, beauty, pleasure, and procreation. She is identified with the planet Venus. Her major symbols include myrtles, roses, doves, sparrows, and swans. According to Hesiod’s Theogony, she was born from the foam in the waters of Paphos, on the island of Cyprus. They say she arose from …

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