In Greek mythology, Artemis is the goddess of the hunt, virginity, archery, and of all animals. Orginally she was just the god of the moon as was her twin brother Apollo the god of the sun. She has many symbols as does her brother such as moon, deer, she-snake, bear, hound. She was belived to roam the night, through the woods and the groves and over the hills and valleys while accompanied by the nymphs of the fountains.