February 9th, 2009 by sabrina

vaivoraVaivora (pronounced vye-VOR-ah) is the Lithuanian Goddess of the planet Mercury. She is one of the daughters of Saule, Goddess of the sun.

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2 responses about “Vaivora”

  1. AnnaPerenna said:

    Oooh that’s great knowledge! What was the second daughter of Saule called, and what planet did she rule? ๐Ÿ™‚

  2. AnnaPerenna said:

    Ah, back after almost a year here ๐Ÿ™‚
    I just figured out on my own that Saule’s daughters were the rest of the 7 visible planets! Wow! And all female! And their names bear obvious, ancient connections to Hindu deities, though today those Hindu deities became totally male testosterone dripping machos ๐Ÿ™
    This just proves further to me how ancient a people the Lithuanians are. Much older than the rest of today’s “Indoeuropean” bastards that came later ๐Ÿ˜‰