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Northwest Caucasian Mythology

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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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Nart saga - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
They form the basic mythology of the tribes in the area, including Abazin, ... The Northwest Caucasian (Circassian, Abkhaz-Abasin and Ubykh) versions are also  ...
Northwest Caucasian languages - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Northwest Caucasian languages, also called West Caucasian, Abkhazo- Adyghean, or sometimes Pontic (as opposed to Caspian for the Northeast ...
Nart Sagas from the Caucasus: Myths and Legends from the
The Nart sagas are to the Caucasus what Greek mythology is to Western civilization. ... of Nart sagas from all of the Northwest-Caucasian-speaking peoples.
Victor Friedman - Nart Sagas from the Caucasus: Myths and
The sagas of the Narts, tales and myths of a race of larger-than-life heroes ... As the most archaic of the Nart corpora, the Northwest Caucasian Nart sagas ...
Relations between Indo-European and the Caucasus | Wanana
Nov 5, 2010 studies on comparative mythology and the phyletic relations between ... Proto- Indo-European and Northwest-Caucasian, which, according to ...

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