“ FIGURES OF NORSE MYTHOLOGY: HEL Hel is the daughter of Loki and the Jotun Angrboda. Half of her body resembles a living woman while the other resembles a corpse. Her expression is always gloomy and grim. The Aesir feared Hel
Selene : Titan Goddess of the moon. Sister to Helios and Eos and the daughter of Hyperion and Thea [goddess of sight and prophecy]. She loved Prince Endymion who Zeus made eternally youthful and immortal and placed him in a cave in an eternal slumber. There, nightly, Selene would be with him. Their children were the 50 Menai - the goddesses of the lunar months.
The Greek goddess Selene’s great love was the shepherd prince Endymion. Upon gazing at his beauty, Selene fell madly in love with him. At her request, the boy was granted eternal youth and immortality.
greek mythology | selene is the goddess of the moon. she is depicted as a woman riding sidesaddle on a horse or driving a chariot drawn by a pair of winged steeds. she is commonly depicted with a crescent moon, often accompanied by stars; sometimes, instead of a crescent, a lunar disc is used. selene’s great love is the shepherd prince endymion. selene is often identified with artemis. both selene & artemis are also associated with hecate, and all 3 are regarded as lunar goddesses.