Terra - The Goddess of the earth
Terra - The Goddess of the Earth
Terra ("Mother Earth” in Latin ) is a goddess of the earth.
She is usually depicted reclining with cornucopia, flowers or fruit.
She was one of the first to spring from Chaos,
the empty void that existed before anything else.
Her husband is Caelus, an ancient god of the sky (heavens).
One of the principal gods of Roman worth.
Her temple dated from about 268 BC - on Esquiline Hill side
She had no special priest in her temple as nature was the guide.