Cosmogony
Cosmogony (or cosmogeny) is any model concerning the coming-into-existence (i.e. origin) of either the cosmos (i.e. universe), or the so-called reality of sentient beings. Developing a complete theore...
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Video: Astronomers Share First Images Of New Planet In Formation
Australian and US scientists capture imagery of the accumulation of dust and gas particles onto a new planet, which is the process of formation Astronomers have taken the first images of a planet stil...
The Moon Once Had Fountains Of FIRE From Lava Eruptions
US scientists have found traces of carbon in volcanic glass collected from the Apollo missions, and say this volatile gas may have caused fountains of fire on the moon. The moon's surface was hot and ...
Rosetta discovers molecular nitrogen on Comet 67P
The European Space Agency's Rosetta spacecraft found molecular nitrogen on Comet 67P/Churyumov–Gerasimenko, offering possible clues about the dawn of the solar system. The ESA said the discovery is pa...
Planck telescope puts new datestamp on first stars
Scientists working on Europe’s Planck satellite say the first stars lit up the Universe more than 100 million years later than was previously thought.
Creation myth
A creation myth is a symbolic narrative of how the world began and how people first came to inhabit it. While in popular usage the term myth often refers to false or fanciful stories, formally, it doe...
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Myth of origins
An origin myth is a myth that purports to describe the origin of some feature of the natural or social world. One type of origin myth is the cosmogonic myth, which describes the creation of the world....
Surat Shabd Yoga
Surat Shabd Yoga or Surat Shabda Yoga is a form of spiritual practice that is followed in the Sant Mat and many other related spiritual traditions. Surat means "attention," or "face," which is the out...
Video: Astronomers Share First Images Of New Planet In Formation
Australian and US scientists capture imagery of the accumulation of dust and gas particles onto a new planet, which is the process of formation Astronomers have taken the first images of a planet stil...
The Moon Once Had Fountains Of FIRE From Lava Eruptions
US scientists have found traces of carbon in volcanic glass collected from the Apollo missions, and say this volatile gas may have caused fountains of fire on the moon. The moon's surface was hot and ...
Song of the hoe
The Song of the hoe or the Creation of the pickax is a Sumerian creation myth, written on clay tablets from the last century of the 3rd millennium BC.
Seven debate topics are known from the Sumeri...
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Völuspá
Völuspá (Old Norse Vǫluspá, Prophecy of the Völva (Seeress); Modern Icelandic [ˈvœːlʏˌspauː], reconstructed Old Norse [ˈwɔluˌspɑː]) is the first and best known poem of the Poetic Edda. It tells the st...
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Planck telescope puts new datestamp on first stars
Scientists working on Europe’s Planck satellite say the first stars lit up the Universe more than 100 million years later than was previously thought.
Hotu Matu'a
Hotu Matu'a was the legendary first settler and ariki mau ("supreme chief" or "king") of Easter Island and ancestor of the Rapa Nui People. Hotu Matu'a and his two canoe (or one double hulled canoe) c...
Parinama-vada (Hindu thought)
Pariṇāma-vāda (Sanskrit: परिणामवाद), or theTransformation theory is that which pre-supposes the cause to be continually transforming itself into its effects, and it has three variations – the Satk...
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Kotoamatsukami
In Japanese Shinto, Kotoamatsukami (別天津神, literally means "distinguishing heavenly kami") is the collective name for the first gods which came into existence at the time of the creation of the univers...
Creek mythology
The Creek mythology is related to an American Indian Creek people who are originally from the southeastern United States, also known by their original name Muscogee (or Muskogee), the name they use to...
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Asena
Asena is the name of a she-wolf associated with a Göktürk ethnogenic myth "full of shamanic symbolism."
Legend tells of a young boy who survived a battle; a female wolf finds the injured child an...
Madoc
Madoc or Madog ab Owain Gwynedd was, according to folklore, a Welsh prince who sailed to America in 1170, over three hundred years before Christopher Columbus's voyage in 1492. According to the story,...
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Tu'i Pulotu
The Tu'i Pulotu is believed to be the head of an ancient group of people that settled in Pulotu (Fiji) during the Lapita period (2500 BC to 3500 BC.)The Island of Pulotu is an island located in Fiji,...
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...
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Varima-te-takere
In Cook Islands mythology, Varima-te-takere ("goddess of the beginning"; /vɑːriːmə-tɛ-tɑːkɛrɛ/) also called Vari (VAH-ree), was the primordial mother of the gods and mortals. According to Gill, Vari, ...
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Lech, Čech, and Rus
Lech, Čech (or Czech), and Rus are three legendary brothers who are said to have founded the three Slavic nations of the Poles (or Lechites), the Czechs, and the Rus' people (the modern Russians, Ukra...
Lech, Čech, and Rus - Wikipedia
Vaitakere
In Cook Islands mythology, Vaitakere is the father-in-law of Tangaroa. He discovered breadfruit in the mountains. His daughter, who married Tangaroa, is named Ina. It is not clear if Vaitakere was a g...
Purusha sukta
Purusha sukta (puruṣasūkta, पुरुष सूक्त) is hymn 10.90 of the Rigveda, dedicated to the Purusha, the "Cosmic Being".One version of the suktam has 16 verses, 15 in the anuṣṭubh meter, and the final one...
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