The shrine of knowledge.

Maya Mythology

A selection of articles related to maya mythology.

Mayan Mythology - Gods and Goddesses - Crystalinks Mayan Mythology - Gods and Goddesses - Crystalinks Mayan Mythology - Vision Serpent Huehuetlotl.jpg

Original articles from our library related to the Maya Mythology. See Table of Contents for further available material (downloadable resources) on Maya Mythology.

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 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

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

Suggested Pdf Resources

MAYA MYTHOLOGY Grade Level Curriculum Area Overview
MAYA MYTHOLOGY. The Hero Twins. The mythic hero is often aided on their quest by loyal friends or by gods or goddess benefactors.
them. Hero Twins of Ancient Maya Myth. Barbara and Justin Kerr.
Mayan and Aztec Mythology -
Maya mythology. 2. Aztec mythology.
Maya Studies
Maya Mythology: Spiritualism In The Jungle . .. with mosquitoes.
In Maya myth, Venus is the companion of the Sun. This no doubt . See "Raising the Sky: The Maya Creation Myth and the Milky Way".

Suggested News Resources

Suggested Web Resources

Maya mythology - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Maya Mythology - Authentic Maya
Jan 28, 2011 In mythological times, the deities underwent birth, stages of growth, rites of passage, transformations, death and re-birth.
MAYA MYTHOLOGY Grade Level Curriculum Area Overview
MAYA MYTHOLOGY. The Hero Twins. The mythic hero is often aided on their quest by loyal friends or by gods or goddess benefactors.
Mayan Mythology : Gods, Goddesses, Spirits, Legends of the Maya
Godchecker's mythology encyclopedia. Hundreds of facts... from Maya Mythology : the Gods of Meso-america.
Mythology of the Mayas
Mythology of the Mayas. Visit the links below to learn about Mayan myths related to objects in the sky, and aspects of their world. Back to the World Map.

Great care has been taken to prepare the information on this page. Elements of the content come from factual and lexical knowledge databases, library and third-party sources. We appreciate your suggestions and comments on further improvements of the site.

Discussion Forum
Dream Dictionary Jail
Place for your opinion