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.
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.
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.
Many were the mighty warriors of the Dananns. Nuada, their king, was great and loved, as was Manannan, son of Lir. Other leaders of the clan were Ogma, Nuada's brother. It was Ogma who taught the people to write. Dian...
An overview of the origins of Minotauros and his myth.
Ever wondered where this grain considered as a staple food in Asian countries came from? This interesting Filipino legend of rice might be the answer to that.
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...
Geoffrey has Merlin born a cambion of a mortal woman and an incubus (demon in male form). Merlin inherits his supernatural powers and abilities from this demon. A cambion is a being that shows no sign of life yet...
Euripides' tragedy depicts how rivalry between two Goddesses led to the doomed love of Phaedra for her chaste stepson Hippolytus.