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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

Iroquois Mythology is described in multiple online sources, as addition to our editors' articles, see section below for printable documents, Iroquois Mythology books and related discussion.

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THE ELDEST MEDICINE: Red Osier Dogwood in Iroquois Folklore
Red Osier Dogwood in Iroquois Folklore and Mythology. Anthony Wonderley. About a hundred years ago, an enormous corpus of.
"The Demiurge in North American Mythology" by Frithjof Schuon
the third category, which might be called a "myth.
American Hero-Myths
the hero−myth of the Iroquois has so many of the lineaments of that of the Algonkins that it is difficult to believe that it was wholly independent of it.
The American Antiquarian and Oriental Journal

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Framed again
It's an odd-looking thing made of found metal items, nuts and horsehair and it represents elements of Iroquois mythology and spirituality, but somehow compelling to look at as well.

Suggested Web Resources

Iroquois mythology - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Much of the mythology of the Iroquois (a confederacy of originally Five, later Six Nations of Native Americans) has been lost.
Creation Myths -- Iroquois Creation Myth
Iroquois Creation Myth. Long before the world was created there was an island, floating in the sky, upon which the Sky People lived.
Iroquois Legends
This is our collection of links to Iroquois folktales and traditional stories that can be read online.
Iroquois Indian Mythology and Spirituality - Native American Dream
The Iroquois indian approach to dreams, dream interpretation and dreamsharing. False Faces and the Iroquois MidWinter Ceremony.
Code of Handsome Lake: Iroquois Sun Myths

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