Honouring our Warrior Woman. This picture was taken in Kazakhstan (Central Asia) (The Kazakh people are an indigenous semi- nomadic Turkic tribe - that have roamed Central Asian plains over the millenia)
Inanna goddess of love and war, with a lion. Inanna illustrates her dual nature as a goddess of love, "showing some leg"; while the lion, the weapons of battle rising up behind her. The eight-pointed star (Venus) symbol associated with her.