consort of Baal Hammon a heavenly goddess of war a virginal [not married] mother goddess and nurse. Sometimes sometimes depicted with a lion's head showing her warrior quality. Evolved from Phoenician Astarte to a warrior goddess
Mohamed Bouazizi who was known locally as "Basboosa" became a catalyst for the Tunisian Revolution and the wider Arab Spring inciting demonstrations and riots throughout Tunisia in protest of social and political issues in the country.
At the time of its greatest splendor between ninth and eleventh centuries Kairouan is one of the greatest centers of Islamic civilization and its reputation as a hotbed of scholarship covers the entire Maghreb
Procession and initiation of Dionysus into the "mysteries" 2nd Century AD; El Jem Museum Tunisia