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The Chimaera, spelled out here as Kaimera, a monstrous fire-breathing hybrid creature of Lycia composed of the parts of more than one animal; Lion, Goat, Serpent. Greek Mythology. Design is by Kaimera.rocks

An 8th-century Tang dynasty Chinese clay figurine of a Sogdian man (an Eastern Iranian person) wearing a distinctive cap and face veil, possibly a camel rider or even a Zoroastrian priest engaging in a ritual at a fire temple, since face veils were used to avoid contaminating the holy fire with breath or saliva; Museum of Oriental Art (Turin), Italy.

An 8th-century Tang dynasty Chinese clay figurine of a Sogdian man (an Eastern Iranian person) wearing a distinctive cap and face veil, possibly a camel rider or even a Zoroastrian priest engaging in a ritual at a fire temple, since face veils were used to avoid contaminating the holy fire with breath or saliva; Museum of Oriental Art (Turin), Italy.[61]

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In Greek mythology a chimera was a female fire breathing creature with a lion for the front of it's body, a goat foe the middle and a dragon for the rear of it's body.

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The Chimera (also Chimaera or Chimæra) ( /kɨˈmɪərə/ or /kaɪˈmɪərə/; Greek: Χίμαιρα, Khimaira, from χίμαρος, khimaros, "she-goat") was, according to Greek mythology, a monstrous fire-breathing female creature of Lycia in Asia Minor, composed of the parts of three animals: a lion, a serpent and a goat. Usually depicted as a lion, with the head of a goat arising from its back, and a tail that ended in a snakes's head.

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saintpadfoot: “ Mythology | Egyptian Goddesses “ In the Egyptian predynastic period, Neith was known as the goddess of hunting, though her realm of influence also encompassed war and weaving of fine...

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Detail of a miniature of St Margaret emerging from the fire-breathing dragon, from the Dunois Hours, France (Paris), c. 1339 – c. 1450, Yates Thompson MS 3, f. 282v Besides providing us with numerous dragon images St Margaret is the patron saint of pregnancy and expectant mothers

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Sekhmet- Egyptian myth: a goddess with a lion head. She was the goddess of fire and war. From her breath the desserts were formed. She was the daughter of Ra.

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