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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
Archetypal Astrology
Jungian Psychology | Archetypal Astrology | The Myths The Horoscope What is below is like what is above. And what is above is like what is below, so that the miracle of the One may be accomplished. -Tabula Smaragdina This is not an explanation of all the...
Mystic Sciences >> Astrology
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
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

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A 'mythical' treatment of Indy makes its mark
“My impression is that Indy doesn't have a strong place in the cultural imagination,” says author Ben Winters, who wrote the foreword. “Which isn't to say Indy isn't an interesting place. It doesn't have that sense of mythology.
The Hydra Gets a New Mouth With Every Meal
No, this tiny aquatic creature is not that multi-headed sea beast of Greek mythology that regenerates a head every time some daring hero chops it off. It doesn't even have a head.
The Other Side of the Door: Alexandre Aja interview
But if you go to a place like India where there's thousands of years of history and these huge mythologies, it's just so much more to draw on. There is so much more ... But in the movie no one is really talking about the creature by name.
Total Solar Eclipse 2016: Top 5 most bizarre myths and legends about solar
According to the Koreans, during eclipse, the Sun is being attempted to be stolen by mythical creatures called the fire dogs. Why do they do it? Apparently, they are obeying the orders of an evil king.
Museum of Anthropology show illuminates fragile environment of Papua New
Depictions of origin myths and ancestors prevail; figures of crocodiles, mythical sisters, clan mothers, eagles, cormorants, and cassowaries dominate the artwork. As in the art ...

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