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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
Chinese Zodiac Signs: An Overview
Chinese zodiac presented the character of persons born under each sign in twelve consecutive years. Each year are represented by the twelve animals, as follows
Mystic Sciences >> Astrology
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

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Chinese Mythology - Ursi's Eso Garden
writers, poets, philosophers, dragons, phoenixes, tortoises, unicorns, rare birds, and lived, these kings dominated early Chinese mythology. Fushi.
Chinese Mythology A to Z
Roberts, Jeremy, 1956–. Chinese mythology A to Z: a young reader's companion / by Jeremy Roberts. ...
Turtles in Mythology and. Tradition. 2.
Wildilife Conservation Magazine
Jul 24, 2007 In Chinese mythology, the tortoise is one of four celestial beasts that was present at the creation of the universe.
Lan Tao, Stephen Westland and Vien Cheung School of Design
And the god of this locality named as black tortoise. The image of it is a snake, specifically with the snake coiling around the tortoise.

Suggested Web Resources

Shijin (Shishin) - Four legendary Chinese creatures protecting the
Cultural depictions of turtles and tortoises - Wikipedia, the free
In the cosmological myths of several cultures a World Turtle carries the world upon .
Black Tortoise - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Black Tortoise is one of the Four Symbols of the Chinese constellations.
CyberPoet: Turtle Mythology
Chinese Mythology. Nu Kua, Chinese creator-naga, uses the toes of the cosmic tortoise for the 4 cardinal directions.

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