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Ancient World Mythology & Pagan Religions

Information on mythology, especially Greek mythology, and ancient religions, including polytheistic pagan religions.
  1. Delphic Oracle (Greek)
  2. Gods and Goddesses (668)
  3. Greek Mythology
  4. Greek Mythology & Heroes (192)
  5. Mythology Themes (77)
  6. Myths and Polytheism (162)
  7. Oracles - Roman
  8. Scientists and Philosophers

Gods & Goddesses
Information on leading gods and goddesses in the world's mythologies.

Deitiy (God)
Definition of deity (pl. deities).

Manicheeism
Manicheeism is a faith begun by the propeht Mani.

Myth
Like many terms we use all the time, myth is not a word we usually define, but when you get right down to it, there is not a clear, useful, universally acceptable definition. With that caveat, here is definition to start you off on the subject of myth/mythology.

Legend
Definition of legend, comparing it with related types of tales.

Which Magic Book?
What are your favorite books on ancient magic?

Which Myth Do You Like Best?
Readers tell which story from mythology they like best.

Who Was the Most Important Greek Writer
Of the writers of Greek mythology, one was most important for the Greeks.

Which Gods Were Most Active in Human Lives
Humans in Greek mythology dealt with the gods in heroic situations, but in daily most of the gods were less involved. Which gods had an affect on humans?

Recommendations for Greek Mythology
These are my recommendations on mythology books for people interested in learning about mythology.

What is the most intriguing story in Greek mythology
Clearly, this is a matter of individual taste, so here is my choice.

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