Farore is one of the three Goddesses that created the land of Hyrule and the Triforce. Her sisters are Din and Nayru. She is the Goddess of Courage, which is the part of the tri-force that Link holds. Some people believe that the mask collector in The Legend of Zelda: Majora's Mask was actually Farore's human form. Farore's role in the creation of the world was the plants and life.
She also has an appearance in The legend of Zelda; Oracle of Seasons and The Legend of Zelda: Oracle of ages . She resides in the Maku Trees, by giving her your 'secrest', or passwords, you can gain special items.
Farore also appears with Din and Nayru in The Legend of Zelda: Minish Cap looking for a place to live.