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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
An Overview of Greek Gods and Goddesses
The Twelve Olympians were the main gods and goddesses in Greek mythology. They resided in Mount Olympus and actually totals to fourteen Olympians but never more than twelve in a time.
Religion & Philosophy >> Deities & Heros

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Aldis Pūtelis (Rīga) discussed historical documents as sources for the research of Latvian mythology and the lost tradition.
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The Wolf's Tale
In Greek mythology Lycaon is transformed into a wolf as a result of eating human flesh.
Baiba Skride: A being not entirely of this world The perfect winter
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The Kalnazīverti pectoral ornament: archaeology and folklore
The goat is in Latvian mythology a symbol of the ve- getative force of nature and fertility.

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Life and death celebration in Durbe
In Latvian mythology the dead were greeted with food and drinks to honor their lost souls. It is somehow a revolutionary step to make an event in the seemingly dark and isolated time, as is October in Latvia.

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Latvian mythology - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
[edit] Basics. Latvian culture, along with Lithuanian, is among the oldest surviving Indo-European cultures.
Encyclopedia Mythica: Latvian mythology.
Mar 1, 2011 The available articles in the Latvian mythology area.
Encyclopedia Mythica: Latvian mythology
The Latvian Mythology | Latvian History
Jul 16, 2009 The other sources for Latvian mythology are folksongs, gathered since 19. century and tales (Teikas), and legends.
Latvian mythology | Facebook
Latvian mythology - Description: BasicsLatvian culture, along with Lithuanian, is among the oldest surviving Indo-European cultures.

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