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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 Twilight of the Celtic Gods
The Milesians, according to myth, were the first Celts to settle in Ireland. This group was named after the eight sons of Mil (some texts say King Milesius); these Gaelic peoples, the myths report, came to Ireland from Spain. Ironically, the first phase of...
Saga of Times Past >> Legend and Prehistory

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Constellation Legends
along, would cut off one of the Hydra's heads and Iolas would sear that neck with a torch so ..
Little Dog (Canis Minor), the serpent Hydra,1 and the Big Dog (Canis. Major) lies the faint constellation of Monoceros the unicorn. The .
Many of these myths are summarized in the accompanying .. The Hydra is a huge constellation, stretching over a significant fraction of celestial real estate.
The myths & legends of the bright constellation
Myths and Legends of the Constellations and Stars ... Hydra with the help of Iolaus his charioteer who burned the stumps as each head was cut off.
A Collection of Curricula for the STARLAB Hindu Mythology Cylinder
Including: Notes on the Hindu Mythology Cylinder Primary Hindu Constellations and Stars from the. Legends of Rahu (Hydra) ................................. ..................

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The Mythology of the Constellations: Hydra
This constellation represents the Lernaean Hydra, slain by Hercules as his second labor.
Hydra (constellation) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Greek Hydra constellation is an adaptation from Babylonian astronomy.
The constellation itself came from Greek myth. In the story of Heracles and the Twelve Labors, the warrior had a great battle with the monster Hydra.
Hydra - Theoi Greek Mythology
"[Plato uses the myth of the Hydra as a metaphor for argument :] Herakles, who . enraged at this, had killed it, and Juno [Hera] put it among the constellations.
Star Tales – Hydra
Hydra is the largest of the 88 constellations, winding a quarter of the way around the sky.

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