Al-Uzza Rides her Lion
2012, watercolor, 7 x 10.5”, by Jenny Badger Sultan
THE FORGOTTEN GODDESSES: AL-UZZA
She is the youngest of the three pre-Islamic Arabian goddesses. Al-Uzza is associated with the lion, and the morning and evening star (Venus). She is a maiden warrior and three trees are sacred to her.
See also watercolors of
Manat, and an acrylic group-portrait,
The Exalted Birds.