Category: Mythology

  • Allegory

    Allegory An allegory is as a literary device a metaphor used to convey a larger message about real-world problems or …

  • Euhemerism

    Euhemerism Euhemerism is a mythological strategy which presumes that mythological account has come from actual historic occurrences or characters. Euhemerism …

  • Comparative mythology

    Comparative mythology The comparison of myths of distinct societies is a mythology that tries to define common topics and features. A …

  • Mythopoeic thought

    Mythopoeic thought Mythopoeic thinking, as suggested by Henri Frankfort with his daughter Henriette Antonia Frankfort in the 1940ies, is an …

  • Myth-ritual theory

    Myth-ritual theory Two key aspects of spiritual exercise, myth and ritual. Although the myth and ritual are frequently united as …

  • Mythology Research

    Mythology Research The Pacifica Graduate Institute mythological study program provides the possibility to obtain M.A./Ph. D. In studies of mythology. …

  • Resurrection and Symbolism

    Resurrection and Symbolism The notion of resurrection is a return to existence after death. A dying and rising god is …

  • Mythology of Death

    Mythology of Death In the myths of many societies, the origin of death is a theme. Death is a fundamental …

  • Myths or Historical Events

    Myths or Historical Events The Greek mythology is a collection of fables that ancient Greeks tell them to justify the …

  • Mythology of Etiology

    Agricultural Astrology The etiological definition of a myth is this: a myth is the effort to describe earth characteristics, generally …