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Queen of the Gods. Goddess of Women, Marriage, and the Heavens.


Most of Hera's myths involve her jealous torture of her husband Zeus's many paramours, including Leto, the mother of Artemis and Apollo, and Semele, mother of Dionysus.


Roman name: Juno


Parents: Kronos and Rhea


Spouse and children: Sister and jealous wife of Zeus. Mother of Ares, Hephaestus, and others.  


Epithets:  White-armed, Ox-eyed, Queenly


Attributes: crown, peacock, lotus-tipped staff

Colossal head of Hera or the "Juno Ludovisi," Palazzo Altemps, Rome

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