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.
Euripides' tragedy depicts how rivalry between two Goddesses led to the doomed love of Phaedra for her chaste stepson Hippolytus.
Who were Amazons? Did Amazons ever exist? Is there any evidence? Myth or truth? Everything you need to know about warrior women can be found in this article. check it out..
Parables have a rich history in religion and literature. So what makes them special?
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!
A great, fun romp through monsters and mythical creatures from around the world, according to mythology, legends, and folklore. Written by a retired literature teacher.
The story of Danae and the birth of Perseus, one of the greatest heroes of Greek Mythology.
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.
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 Cecht knew the magic and ways of healing. Neit was a superior battle leader....
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.