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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
The 'W' Word (Witch), What Does it Mean?
The other day I sat down and again tried to define what it is that I am doing. We are talking about beginning our church next year, but a church of what? I am the type that is most comfortable with a clear and complete understanding, so I began at the...
Religions >> Paganism & Wicca

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

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The Way of the Kami: Shinto Then and Now
Finally, major aspects of Shinto will be summarized in terms of five keynotes; the core narrative of the ancient.
Japanese Mythology A to Z
the shinto pantheon. Although kami are numerous and varied, a few of these deities are especially important figures in Shinto mythology.
Tales from the Kojiki
an important part of Japanese/Shinto mythology and helps define the. Japanese worldview.
Shinto_ROW_tg.q (Page 1)
International Shinto Foundation. http://kizuna.cwru.
447. Swanson, Paul L.
Shinto Mythology. 4. Shinto Festivals.

Suggested News Resources

Miyamoto Reveals The Surprising Inspiration For Star Fox
The decision of a fox for the protagonist came as the result of Japanese Shinto mythology.

Suggested Web Resources

Shinto - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The creation myth of Shinto is recorded in the ca. 712 Kojiki.
The Top 10 Deities In Shinto Mythology | Bizarre Lists
Feb 9, 2011 At Balladeer's Blog I often cover mythological pantheons that don't get as much attention as they deserve.
Shinto Creation Myth
According to Japanese Shinto Mythology, at the beginning of time, the heavens and the earths were mixed together in a great cloud.
Encyclopedia of Shinto - Home : Research on Shinto : Mythological
The Japanese mythology relevant to the study of Shinto is recorded in classical sources from the Nara and early Heian periods.

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