The Triple Goddess Symbol is another Occult Symbol. It is said to represent the powers of the inner women. The Maiden, the Mother, and the Crone as the waxing, full, and waning moon. It empowers feminine energy, mystery and psychic abilities. This symbol still can be seen used today on crowns or other head pieces, particularly worn by Priestesses.
Looking at the Triple Goddess Symbol..
As you can see from the image of the Triple Goddess Symbol above, the element of the moon waning and waxing.. Phases of the moon and how women are deeply effected by this. In a way the Triple Goddess is a symbol of how a women goes through her phases in her life..
Interesting Fact – The moon governs a womens monthly menstral cycle..
The Maiden – Triple Goddess Symbol
The Maiden (young beautiful women) representing enchantment, inception, expansion, the female principle, the promise of new beginnings, youth, excitement, & a care free erotic aura. Some examples of Goddesses in Mythology are Persephone (purity and a representation of new beginnings), Brigid, Nimue, etc..
The Mother – Triple Goddess Symbol
Mother (mother women) represents ripeness, fertility, fulfillment, stability, and female power. An example of Mother Goddesses in Greek mythology is Demeter, representing wellspring of life, generousity & compassion.
More mother goddesses include
- Aa, Ambika, Ceres, Astarte, Lakshmi.
The Crone – Triple Goddess Symbol
The Crone (older women) representing wisdom, repose, & compassion. The Crone in Greek mythology is Hecate – wise, knowing, a culmination of a lifetime of experience. Crone goddesses include: Hel, Maman Brigitte, Oya, Sedna, Skuld, and others.
Okay, so now as you can see it in its phases. Other aspects to look at with the symbol are its representation of birth, life and finally death. Another three aspects to ponder. In history many cultures focused around the aspects of the Triple Goddess. It is based on a magickal symbol, predating even popular religions such as Judaism, Christianity, and Islam.
Last thoughts on the Triple Goddess Symbol
In conclusion i believe the symbol the Triple Goddess was a symbol of the connection women had to the moon and still do to this day. Yes it is a powerful connecting symbol and in particular a powerful symbol for women all around the world. A symbol of there connection to something further than just here on earth, to outside our planet and to what this connection can bring here.. Birth, the cycle, periods (menstral) and many more.. Its a symbol of life in many ways as well.. The cycle of what we all have to abide by..