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Celtic Gods and Heros: Introduction to Celtic Mythology
Youngsters of school age almost effortlessly learn about the gods and heroes of Greek and Roman mythology. Names like Zeus, Hercules, Diana, Ulysses, Mercury, Venus, and others become widely familiar. Paintings, popular movies, and books trace their stories...
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
The Pagan Origins Of Christian Mythology
The Judeo-Christian religions were founded in a region of the world where savior religions existed for thousands of years. Much of the symbolism and many of the stories in the Bible may be traced to earlier myths of the Persians, Egyptians, and other people...
Religions >> Christianity & Paganism
The Basics of Vedic Mythology
The Vedic language forms a chain with the isolating, agglutinative and inflexional stages of the Indus language, as proved by the march of the clause ta na Sa of the isolating Indus to the vedic root tarS (to be thirsty). At the isolating stage of the...
Deities & Heros >> Indic
Pagan Mythology
Is the traditional story presented as an historical event that serves to illustrate part of the world view of a people or explain a practice, belief, or natural phenomenon. The mythological beliefs a culture shares gives shape to its actions and choices....
Paganism & Wicca >> Holidays
Mother Of The Gods And The Father Of The Gael
There is no surviving, or as yet translated, Creation story within Irish mythology. We learn from the Lebor Gabala Erenn, a text from the Christian Middle Ages, of the Tuatha De Danann, or "People of the Goddess Danu", who came to Ireland either...
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
Select Cross-Cultural and Historical Personifications of Death
This extensive introduction includes some of the more well known, along with some lesser known Death "incarnations", and I use that term loosely, as in many cultures, the Angel of Death can be quite an adept shapeshifter. We have tried to cull...
Mystic Sciences >> Necromantic Studies
The Celtic Vedic Connection, Part I
Of all the great ancient cultures perhaps no two share more parallels than those of the Celtic and Vedic peoples. A deep rooted affinity runs between them, what is present in one is mirrored in the other. Myths, Gods, Goddesses, even fairy tales bear a...
Religions >> Druidism

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The Signification of Naga in Thai Architectural
Monkey mythology is an important part of both Hindu/Buddhist lore (India) and. Zodiac/Taoist/Buddhist lore (China).
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MÅra: The Depiction of the Monstrous in Buddhist Literature
Temptation in the Buddhist literature. MÅra in Buddhist Mythology. MÅra is an important figure in the mythology of the.

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How Capcom Turned Buddhist Mythology Into A Game About Planet-Splitting Battles
By Brian Crecente on August 24, 2011 at 12:00 AM In the game you play as Asura, a god stripped of all of his powers out to save his daughter from the seven gods that betrayed him. As Asura grows angrier in the game he also grows more arms.
Foreign Religions in China
They were not historical scenes, however, nor were they any part of traditional Buddhist mythology.

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Buddhist mythology - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Buddhist mythology operates within the Buddhist belief system. It is a relatively broad mythology, as it was adopted and influenced by several diverse cultures. Buddhist Art and Comics from traditional Burmese artists.
Buddhism and Mythology - Myth Encyclopedia - god, story, legend
Buddhist Myths, Parables, and Essays
If the True Dharma is non-discriminating, why do some people reach enlightenment before others?
How Capcom Turned Buddhist Mythology Into A Game About Planet
Aug 23, 2011 Asura's Wrath is an angry game based on an angry group of Buddhist demigods.

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