Arinna


Arinna: Supreme Hittite Goddess

Arinna is a Hittite goddess also known as Ariniddu, the "Queen of Heaven and Earth". She uses the sun disk as symbol. Arinna is married to the weather god Teshub, but so is the Hurrian goddess Hepat and they might be one and the same creature.

Arinna became the supreme patroness of the Hittite kingdom and helped her followers in times of war. The king and queen where her high priest and priestess.