Star of Ishtar

A symbol of the Mesopotamian Goddess Ishtar (Anath, Astarte, Inanna). The eight points represent the movements of the planet Venus associated with this Goddess, and the eight gates of the city of Babylon.


Ishtar

Related Symbols:

Sign of TanitKnot of Inanna

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