Jezanna

Jezanna

She Who Shows Herself in the Golden Moon

ORIGIN:

Mashona (Zimbabwe)

If you see the reflection of the moon shining golden on the surface of a lake, then you’ve seen Jezanna, Spirit of Abundance and Fertility. She has the power to increase cattle, crops and children (or prevent their increase, as she will.) Her most famous myth recalls her rejection of human sacrifice.

PLANET:

Moon, especially a big golden full moon

Sacred animal:

Cow

SOURCE:

Encyclopedia of Spirits: The Ultimate Guide to the Magic of Fairies, Genies, Demons, Ghosts, Gods & Goddesses– Written by :Judika Illes Copyright © 2009 by Judika Illes.

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