Asian mythology
This is a list of mythologies native to Asia:
Ayyavazhi mythology
Ayyavazhi mythology is the mythology of the growing South Indian religious faith and a sect of Hinduism known as Ayyavazhi. The main source of Ayyavazhi mythology is the Ayyavazhi scripture, Akilattir...
Ayyavazhi mythology - Wikipedia
Buddhist mythology
Buddhist mythology operates within the Buddhist belief system. It is a relatively broad mythology, as it was adopted and influenced by several diverse cultures such as of Gandhara. Later on, it also c...
Hindu mythology
Hindu mythology is a large body of traditional narratives related to Hinduism as contained in Sanskrit literature (such as the epics like Mahabharata and Ramayana, the Puranas, and the Vedas), Ancient...
Hindu mythology - Wikipedia
Arabian mythology
Arabian mythology is the set of ancient, pre-Islamic beliefs held by the Arab people. Prior to Islam, the Kaaba of Mecca was covered in symbols representing the myriad demons, djinn, demigods, or simp...
Arabian mythology - Wikipedia
Armenian mythology
Armenian mythology began with Urartian origins, gradually incorporating Mesopotamian, Iranian, and Greek ideas and deities. There are signs which indicate that the ancient Armenians were initially nat...
Armenian mythology - Wikipedia
Azerbaijani folklore
Azerbaijani folklore is the folk tradition of Azerbaijanis which has developed throughout the centuries.Azerbaijani folklore is embodied explicitly in a large collection of narratives and implicitly i...
Balinese mythology
Balinese mythology is the traditional mythology of the people of the Indonesian island of Bali, before the majority adoption of Hinduism.Balinese mythology is mainly a kind of animism with some widely...
Jewish folklore
Jewish folklore are legends, music, oral history, proverbs, jokes, popular beliefs, fairy tales, stories, tall tales, and customs that are the traditions of Judaism. Folktales are characterized by the...
Jewish folklore - Wikipedia
Jewish mythology
Jewish mythology is a major literary element of the body of folklore found in the sacred texts and traditional narratives that help explain and symbolize Judaism. Elements of Jewish mythology have had...
Levantine mythology
Canaanite religion is the name for the group of Ancient Semitic religions practiced by the Canaanites living in the ancient Levant from at least the early Bronze Age through the first centuries of the...
Levantine mythology - Wikipedia
Middle Eastern mythology
Middle East mythology includes:
Mythology of the Turkic and Mongolian peoples
Turkic mythology embraces Tengriist and Shamanist traditions as well as all cultural and social subjects being a nomad folk. Later, especially after Turkic migration some of the myths were decorated w...
Mythology of the Turkic and Mongolian peoples - Wikipedia
Philippine mythology
Philippine mythology include a collection of tales and superstitions about magical creatures and entities. Some Filipinos, even though heavily Christianized, still believe in these tales. The prevalen...
Sami shamanism
Sami shamanism is shamanism as practiced by the Sami people. Though they vary considerably from region to region within Sápmi, traditional Sámi beliefs consist of three intertwining elements: animi...
Sami shamanism - Wikipedia
Turkic mythology
Turkic mythology embraces Tengriist and Shamanist traditions as well as all cultural and social subjects being a nomad folk. Later, especially after Turkic migration some of the myths were decorated w...
Turkic mythology - Wikipedia
Uralic mythologies
Uralic mythologies is a cover term for the mythologies and indigenous religions of the Finnic, Ugric, and Samoyedic peoples, who speak related Uralic languages. The mythologies retain traces of archai...
Vietnamese mythology
Vietnamese mythology comprises the pre-history national myths of the Vietnamese people together with popular aspects of religion in Vietnam.
According to the national creation myth of the Vietname...
Vatakku Vasal
Vatakku Vasal (which means "north entrance") is the north entrance of Swamithoppe pathi. It was here Ayya Vaikundar performed his Tavam. This is considered sacred by the followers of Ayyavazhi. During...
Vatakku Vasal - Wikipedia
Talabukon Festival
Talabukon Festival is a religious celebration in the municipality of Looc, Romblon province, Philippines, held during the 3rd week of April. It is held both to honor St. Joseph and to celebrate a geni...
Thamaraiyur
Thamaraiyur is the alternative name given for the village Tamaraikulam in Akilattirattu Ammanai, the source for Ayyavazhi mythology.
Ku'urkil
The Chukchi creator-deity, roughly analogous to Bai-Ulgan of the Turkic pantheon. The Koryak refer to him as Quikinna'qu ("Big Raven") and in Kamchadal mythology he is called Kutkhu.
Ku'urkil - Wikipedia
Qareen
A qarin (Arabic: قرين‎ qarīn), according to Islamic literature, is a Jinni. Qarins are unique to each individual. Qarin literally means 'constant companion'. A qareen pushes a person to do e...