Links and information pertaining to the Roman Goddess Juno, goddess of marriage, consort of Jupiter. (greek name Hera).


Juno was the wife of Jupiter and so queen of the gods. She was the goddess of women and marriage.



Protector and special counselor of the Roman state and queen of the gods. She is a daughter of Saturn and sister (but also the wife) of the chief god Jupiter and the mother of Juventas, Mars, and Vulcan. As the patron goddess of Rome and the Roman empire she was called Regina ("queen") and, together with Jupiter and Minerva, was worshipped as a triad on the Capitol (Juno Capitolina) in Rome. ...


Hera (Juno) was the protector of women and the goddess of marriage and childbirth. She was the sister and wife of Zeus. She was very beautiful. Hera hated her husband and his many mistresses.

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