Tardis

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Tardis
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Tardis

A form of the goddess Death. (PROSE: Prelude Love and War)

You may be looking for Celestis.

The Menti Celesti were a group of deities which the ancient Gallifreyans worshipped during the Pythia's rule. They were made up of the leading Eternals, including Pain, Time, Death, (PROSE: Cat's Cradle: Time's Crucible) Life, and Fate. (PROSE: Hark! The Herald Angels Sing)

Death once explained to Timothy Dean that she and her many sisters were the dreams of Time Lords, leaking across the universe and occasionally given form by beings such as the Timewyrm. She also mentioned that they appeared to some Time Lords in nightmares or near-death experiences and made deals, sometimes even making the Time Lord their Champion. (PROSE: Human Nature) One incarnation of Death gained her form as the daughter of Jasmine Surprise Cwej-Hutchings and Ricky McIlveen. (PROSE: Happy Endings)

The Hermit once told the First Doctor to fast for three days and three nights to make supplications to the Menti Celesti. (PROSE: Timewyrm: Revelation) The worship of the Menti Celesti was controversial on Gallifrey, as some Time Lords objected to the mass celebration of Eternals, who were, after all, another species. (PROSE: Happy Endings)

Prior to the War in Heaven, all the goddesses save Death fled the Spiral Politic in their six-folded home, (PROSE: Hark! The Herald Angels Sing) and the Celestial Intervention Agency transformed themselves into beings of thought called Celestis. (PROSE: Alien Bodies)

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