The common interpretation of our ancestors’ mythology is that it’s a “primitive” worldview, a barbarian’s idea of how the physical world around us is shaped: that our forefathers honestly believed that the world they experienced was a flat disc surrounded by a giant serpent whose tail was held fast in its jaw lest all the waters of the world should flow out into empty space (as if that makes any sense). 1,307 more words
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Aryan means Iranian.
Apples are so deeply ingrained in Norse and insular Celtic mythology I thought readers might be interested to know from where the apple actually came. 346 more words
Here’s a thought that popped into my head the other day: What if there are spiritual ecosystems? Just like physical ecosystems?
I’ll preface this by saying I’m still not 100% locked into the idea that a “spiritual” world even exists, but I also know that we don’t know what we don’t know. 399 more words