Mythology & Religion
- Religion 29 links on religion in Afrrica, both native and imported
& Magic 25 short/medium-length essays on what individual animals
mean in symbolic magic - that is, what it means to take a wolf or spider
Book of Gods,
Goddesses, Etc A good, in-depth look at a wide range of mythologies.
Brysons.Net A very good links
site of mythology pages.
Colin's Hermetic Kabbalah
Page A number of medium/long essays on hermetic kabbalah and how it
relates to and differs from traditional kabbalah.
Religions Religious orthodoxy and intolerance--it's a hoot! This is
a strict Muslim look at "nine irreligious cults," like the Bahai,
the Ismailis, and the Yazidis.
of 63 Religions, Faith Groups & Ethical Systems Carefully neutral
and judgment-free essays describing the belief systems of 63 different
religions. Has links too, of course.
Eliezer Segal's Home
Page The home page of Dr. Eliezer Segal, who has a number of links
and essays of interest here.
Eliki at a Glance Information
on ancient and medieval faiths.
Articles and information on the Coptic Church.
* Encyclopedia Mythica
A superior online encyclopedia, covering every major and many minor cultures.
of the Church The first in a series of long essays on the history of
Peoples' Literature They've somewhat cleaned up the layout for this
site, although it can still use some work. But it does have a lot of literature
of various indigenous peoples, and those are worth looking at.
to Gods & Myths Listing, with brief entries, of many different
gods and myth figures. Other pages in this list render this site redundant,
but it can't hurt to have another source to look at, can it?
links on the mythological figure.
for Lilith The good Dr. Segal's examination of the Lilith myth, and
why it is not an example of Jewish misogyny.
Judaism: Course Notes The notes from Dr. Segal's course on Medieval
Religions A long page on the Maya, Zapotec, Mixtec, and Aztec religions.
Mystical World Wide
Web Not particularly easy to read, but it has a lengthy guide to animals
and their stories & myths.
*Of Gods and Men: The
A to Z of Mythology and Legend Another very good general encyclopedia
and Mythology Mythology links broken down by culture and region.
Shamanism FAQs, articles,
and links on shamanism.
A Shi'ite Encyclopedia
A very nice encyclopedia to the Shi'ite faith, with long articles. Written
by a Shi'ite, though, so keep that in mind.
Sleeping Hero Legends
Myths of the Sleeping Hero, as well as links to relevant pages.
Spiritualism A good
assemblage of links to spiritualism on the web, broken down by "belief
Sites addressing one particular culture or set of cultures, rather than
Mythology FAQ Very thorough and well-researched.
Mythology A good, long essay on the Aztec religion.
Mythology FAQ By the same author who did the Assyro-Babylonian Mythology
Germanic Myths, Legends,
and Sagas A couple of dozen links on Germanic myths, legends &
NEW * Greek Mythology
A good, illustrated guide to Greek myths.
Greek Mythology Link "A new
collection of the Greek myths being written and published on line."
Hindu Mythology I'm sure our
brothers and sisters around the world who believe in the Hindu faith wouldn't
be pleased to see it described as "mythology," but that aside, this is
a handy guide to the gods and stories of the Hindus.
Mythology REF By the same author who did the Canaanite/Ugaritic Mythology
FAQ (he's quite good, you know).
Kabbalah Home Page Very nice coverage
of Kabbalism. From Bnei Baruch.
King Arthur and
the Early British Kingdoms From the Britannia
to Celtic Mythology On the whole, a pretty good job.
Mythology Web Page Not the most in-depth in their coverage of various
myths and figures, but a decent introduction.
FAQ By the author of the Hittite/Hurrian Mythology page.
of Buddhist Teaching & Practice A useful dictionary on Buddhism,
included here for its coverage of Buddhist myth.
Myths A handy, long essay on Viet myths.
The Intro Page