Time; Fate; Destiny
ALSO KNOWN AS:
Manat is among the three pre-Islamic goddesses mentioned in the Koran. Less information about her survives than about her compatriots Allat and Al-Uzza. Manat is a spirit of destiny and fortune, whether good or bad. The Greeks identified her with Tyche. Manat’s shrine, located between Mecca and Medina, was destroyed by order of the Prophet Muhammed.
A large black, uncut stone
Al-Uzza; Allat; Tyche and the Glossary entry for Identification
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.