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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
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
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

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Indo-Slavic mythological parallels
Indian and Slavic mythology is related to the so-called Fundamental myth,. i.e.
Russian & Slavic
Encyclopedia of Russian and Slavic myth and legend. p. cm.
a) Slavic lexicology and semasiology, b) history of Slavic standard languages, and c) Slavic mythology.
SLAVIC MYTHOLOGY In any case, Slavic pots, in the sense of grave offerings, did certainly have a sort of symbolic meaning. Presumptions and hypotheses. In my study I have observed varieties of the volume of Slavic pots.
On the Concept of Chernebog and Bielbog in Slavic Mythology
On the Concept of Chernebog and Bielbog in Slavic Mythology. Myroslava T. Znayenko.

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Young artists making Mucha's present-day Slav Epic
Mucha's Slav Epic consists of 20 large-scale paintings inspired by Slavic mythology and history of the Czech nation. Mucha donated the paintings to Prague, but they were taken to Moravsky Krumlov, south Moravia, after World War Two.

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Slavic mythology - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Slavic mythology is the mythological aspect of the polytheistic religion that was practised by the Slavs before Christianisation.
Moist Mother Earth - Slavic Myth and Religion
Slavic Myth and Religion.
Slavic Mythology
The ancient Slavs felt powerless against the forces of nature and wanted answers.
Slavic Mythology
Personal Views on Slavic Mythology. Heaven: Sons of Svarog, the main Slavic gods associated with formal rituals. Svarogovich - God of fire and the forge.
Pan-Slavic - Mything Links

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