Sniega Mate

January 14th, 2009 by sabrina

sniegaSniega Mate is the Latvian Goddess of snow. Every fall, at the first frost, she awakens in her home under a mountain and comes forth to blanket the land with snow. Also seen as Sniego Mate, her name means Mother of the Snow—she is one of the many Latvian mother Goddesses or Mates.

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1 response about “Sniega Mate”

  1. ieast said:

    Thanks Sabrina – brings back memories of all those pagan goddesses in LV.