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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 'W' Word (Witch), What Does it Mean?
The other day I sat down and again tried to define what it is that I am doing. We are talking about beginning our church next year, but a church of what? I am the type that is most comfortable with a clear and complete understanding, so I began at the...
Religions >> Paganism & Wicca

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THE ROLE OF MYTHOLOGY IN - Modern Language Quarterly
its changing modes, the question arises whether the use of classical mythology in the sixteenth century has been a definite contribution to great French poetry.
National Images in French Discourses on Europe
French Dilemmas and Strategies in the New Europe
French mythology, two external superpowers 'had partitioned the. 1'1 continent and assured their hegemony over its respective halves.
The Charles Walker Collection of Mystery, Myth and Magic
Appeasement Reconsidered: Investigating the Mythology of the 1930s
He examines the nature of appeasement, the factors underlying Anglo-French policies .. by an ill-informed public, and build themselves up into powerful myths .

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Sarkozy resorts to anti-immigrant politics
French mythology has it that everyone living in France is French, regardless of religion or ethnicity. Yet in reality most “immigrants” are not deemed fully French precisely because of their religion and ethnicity.

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Mythology in France - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The following magical and legendary creatures in French narratives of the Middle Ages have mythological roots.
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