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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
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
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
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 Epic Poem of Finland John Martin Crawford
The basic idea in Finnish mythology seems to lie in this: that all objects in nature are governed by invisible deities, termed haltiat, regents or genii.
Origins of Finno-Ugric Peoples
Mythology of Ancient Finland. ► Rune singing (oral poetry) of Ancient Finland. ► Keywords.
'The Mill in Norse and Finnish Mythology', Saga Book of the Viking Society 24 ( 1994–5), 63–82.
Table of Contents
Finn 370. Finnish Mythology 373. Fire 378.
Finnish MT G9
Finnish mythology and Kalevala. • Finnish 19th century literature. • Modern Finnish Literature: Novel: Anna-Leena Härkönen: Häräntappoase.

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Finnish mythology - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Finnish mythology is the mythology that went with Finnish paganism which was practised by the Finnish people prior to Christianisation.
Finnish Mythology : Gods, Goddesses, Spirits and Demons from
Godchecker's mythology encyclopedia. Hundreds of facts... from Finnish Mythology: the Gods of Finland and Lapland.
Finnish Mythology Introduction
Finnish mythology history, geography, language and pantheon.
Finnish Mythology
The Underworld in Finnish Mythology was not a place as punishment or reward as such.
Myths, Culture and Feelings from the Ancient Finland
Myths, Culture and Feelings from the Ancient Finland just crossed the threshold into the weird world of ancient Finnish mythology.

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