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5000 yr ago Bhagwati Maha Purana, Book 10, Chapter VII, refers the association of one precious Jewel called Syamantaka. There is a mythological story as to how Yadav King Satrajit GET it near the ocean AS a gift from the sun. 1,747 more words


English: Myth of Origin

This is a myth of origin I wrote with two other people. A myth of origin is a story about how something formed or was created. 30 more words


Last Chance to Sign Up: Mythologies of Love and Sex (Signum University Class)

I am truly pleased to be offering a course at Signum University this coming Spring. This is my first time teaching at Signum, and I love the way they set up their courses: An inexpensive and accessible online program with credit and audit options. 1,442 more words

C.S. Lewis

Stories - Myth

“Do not be satisfied with the stories that come before you. Unfold your own myth.”

~ Rumi

Heart Transplant

Fragmentary Friday: Nemesis, Helen's Other Mother

Pausanias, 1.33.7

“The Greeks claim that Nemesis was Helen’s mother and that Leda nursed her and raised her.”

Ἑλένῃ Νέμεσιν μητέρα εἶναι λέγουσιν Ἕλληνες, Λήδαν δὲ μαστὸν ἐπισχεῖν αὐτῇ καὶ θρέψαι 575 more words


Fresh Air, Do You Care

My mother used to say fresh air would help you sleep better.  I never really understood how simply being outside would help me sleep better later that night.   250 more words

Eye of Athena

Guardians of the sacred Parthenon.