to the Canaanites as Astarte, to the Sumerians as Inanna, to the
Babylonians, as Ishtar, to the
Assyrians and Akkadians as Ashtart, Ashtoreth, Asherah, and Astoreth,
to the Egyptians as Isis, Ashet and Aset, to the Phoenecians as
Tanit-Ashtart and Ashtaroth. Her Ugaritic name was Anat and
to the Greeks, she was known as Aphrodite. With that all being said,
she prefers Astaroth or Ishtar, Ishtar being her favorite of the
The best time to perform a ritual for
Astaroth is during December 31st through January 9th.
Candle colour: brown or green
Astaroth most active during the day.
Like Enki and Enlil, she has been with
humanity from the very beginning. Astaroth is also Enlil's
granddaughter. Her parents are Ningal and Nanna. She
has been known as a 'Goddess of love and war' and also as the
'Goddess of fertility' to ancient cultures. Easter (originally known as "Ishtar"), was stolen and warped by christianity.
She is known as a powerful warrior and her sacred animal is the lion.
answers truly concerning the past, present, and future. She discovers
all secrets, and is an excellent teacher of the liberal sciences. She
causes one to have prophetic dreams or visions about the future and
gives insight into the unknown. She also councils humans who are close
to Enki and actively working for him.
Astaroth is a guidance counselor for both her fellow Elders and humans.
Priest Shadderfer describes Astaroth to be a stunning blond, around 6
foot 5 in height, with blue eyes and a very compassionate nature. She is a founder
of new and daring musical styles and a great patron of the arts. She is
also stern with her directions and vastly helpful with solving problems and getting through tough situations.