About Maya Vassallo


Maya Vassallo is the Founder of the Temple of the Great Goddess, to which she dedicates her life, serving "Her" as Priestess of the Sea and Priestess of Aphrodite and Sacred Sexuality.

She teaches the 3year sacred Training “Priest-ess of the Sea, Priest-ess of Aphrodite and Sacred Sexuality”, the one year individual online Training "Daughter/Son of Aphrodite" and holds workshops and talks in Goddess Spirituality.

She is also a Priestess of Avalon from the Glastonbury Goddess Temple, ceremonialist, healer, actress, writer and artist. Maya Vassallo offers Healing Therapies and Individual Mentoring Sessions in Spirituality and Holistic Medicine as well as Sacred Sexuality Counseling for individuals and for couples also via Skype. 

Her journeys across various Sacred Lands all around the world, among which are, Cyprus, Glastonbury Avalon, India, Thailand and Mexico, and her studies with wise Spiritual Teachers of international regards had a big part in her spiritual training. This led her to dedicate her life to Aphrodite, founding "Her" first modern Temple in Italy, more than 2000 years after the destruction of all "Her" Temples by patriarchy. The "Temple of the Great Goddess" has been awakened in Rome, a city sacred to Aphrodite, a marvelous land despoiled by patriarchy that is now raising again in Her love.

Using the Magic of :

  • Sacred Sexuality

  • Perfumes

  • Sound and Singing

  • Sacred Dance

  • Colors

  • Lights

  • Music

  • Sacred Drama

  • Magic of Moon and Blood Cycles

  • Oracle Card Reading

  • Divination with the Four Elements

  • Oracle and Embodiment

Maya Vassallo facilitates individuals, couples and groups in connecting to their True Self and to Goddess Essence, which is the Land, the Elements, the Seasons and Cycles, all Creation, supporting the blossoming of everyone in their unique expression while manifesting their Life Mission on our beautiful Mother Earth.

Maya Vassallo also holds Workshops and Conferences all around the world and creates beautiful bespoke Ceremonies in Rome or Amalfi Coast and is  willing to travel to wherever people call her, offering them: 

  • Hand-fasting Ceremony

  • Baby Blessings for Mothers

  • Baby Naming

  • Rites of Passage (First Blood and First Semen)

  • Yoni and Womb Awakening

  • Hieros Gamos (preparation to Marriage)

  • Funerals

  • Ceremonies of Blessing and Purification

If you wish to contact Her for an Individual Mentoring or Healing Session or to organize with her a Ceremony, Workshop or Conference, please write to: info@tempiodellagrandedea.com

Blessed Be! 

In the beginning, people prayed to the Creatress of Life, 
the Mistress of Heaven. 
At the very dawn of religion, God was a woman. 
Do you remember?
— Merlin Stone