Venus is the Roman Goddess. She is the Goddess of love, beauty, fertility, prosperity and desire. Venus is the Roman counterpart to Aphrodite. She was born of the foam from the sea after Saturn (Greek Cronus)castrated his father Uranus (Ouranus) and his blood fell to the sea. Venus had two lovers, Vulcan and Mars. She had a children with Mars known as Timor, Metus, Concordia, and the cupids. She also had several mortal lovers.