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The ancient Greek Gods and Goddess contain a wealth of stories and legends, wrapped in Myths which typically provide a story with a morale code designed to influence the reader into behaviour as fitting Greek culture of the era.
In this article, we look at Juturna and the myths and legends surrounding Juturna, Juturna relationship to and with other Greek Gods and Goddess and key events and stories which relate to ancient astrology and the changing seasons.
She was a goddess of fountains, wells and springs, thus a Naiad, she was also reported as the brother of Turnus the king of the Rutuli and mother of Fontus (god of the sources of water, such as wells, springs, and the Fonts of temples and churches) via Janus (the two faced, Roman god of beginnings, gateways, doorways, transition, thus openings, as the opener of wells, springs etc.) Fontus, as Fons Perennis, is one of the sacred deities of the Mithraic Mysteries, see under Fons Perennis.