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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
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
Religions >> Vedic

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(e)Books on Jainism (45 books in 6 languages). Bhaktamar Stotra (Prayer of Adinath). Cartoon based on Jain Mythology.
Manibhadra also exist in Jain mythology. The worship of these figures seems to have originated in the medieval period.
Jain Philosophy Anek ntav da, Nayav da, Sy dv da, Saptabhangi. Part II Jain Religion, Culture, Society Mythology and Art. 1.
Ordinances and Regulations relating to the One Year Part – Time
The Jain attitude towards Varnasharma and Cast system. 8. Jain Mythology.
The history of Jainism at Ahicchotra starts from the period of Yugadidev Shri. Adinath Bhagwon as per Jain mythology.

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Management mythos: Desire to dominate prevents people from bowing down to
In Jain mythology, Chakravarti means emperor of the world. Chakra means a wheel. It refers to the horizon, which is circular with us in the center.

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Jain Mythology
Mahavira, a great teacher of Jainism, lived in the same time as Buddha did.
Jain World
In this period the first of the sixty-three supermen of the Jain mythology, Rishabhanatha, appeared. The other sixty-two supermen appeared in the fourth, i.e.
Jain Mythology
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Jain Mythology: Information from
Jain Mythology Founded in part by Vardhamana Mahavira in the sixth century b.c.e.

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