Undine is a water spirit, kind of mermaid. It's also a popular novella from the 19th century with interesting mythology, upon which several fairy tales were made.
Faerie lore has been part of the culture and customs of the British Isles for thousands of years.
This myth, found in Ovid's Metamorphoses and elsewhere, tells the cruel fate of Actaeon,a young man who came to grief when he encountered the goddess Artemis, bathing in a mountain stream.
When the dragons became exhausted from their warring, they would fall onto the silk cloth, sink to the bottom of the cauldron and drink all the mead, thereby, falling into a deep sleep. The cauldron and dragons would sink to the bottom of the pit and Lludd would have them buried deep.
What is betrayal? Betrayal is when a person willingly goes against something or someone who he or she followed with loyalty. Ancient Greek, Egypt, Norse, Irish, and Indian cultures all feature myths on the theme of betrayal.
The history behind the four seasons is not a scientific discovery afterall. Rather, it is a mysterious battle between the Sun,Cloud,and Chief of Winds. Enjoy!
The Valkyries don their armor, mount their battle ready horses, are handed their spears then ride over the earth...to choose their dead...
Euripides' tragedy depicts how rivalry between two Goddesses led to the doomed love of Phaedra for her chaste stepson Hippolytus.
This article is about how the Greek legend from mythology, Persephone was used by the Greek philosophers to explain the seasons. It explores this legend and her role and Greek Mythology.
Yuqiang (pronounced yoo-che-yang) may have played a minor role in ancient Chinese mythology. But his contribution may have resulted in the formation of the islands of the country's coast.