Wednesday, 28 Oct 2020
Category: Mythology and Folklore

Roman Gods and Goddesses

Roman gods fulfilled different functions corresponding to various aspects of life. They also had a rich and vibrant mythological background. While some of their gods are adaptations of the Greek Gods. These deities gave the Romans a sense of national pride, an understanding of valor and honor, and an insight into their own destiny. These […]

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Rip Van Winkle By Washington Irving

Washington Irving was an American short story writer, essayist, biographer, historian, and diplomat of the early 19th century. He is best known for his short stories “Rip Van Winkle” and “The Legend of Sleepy Hollow”, both of which appear in his collection The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent.

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Bloody Mary by Carolyn Meyer

Carolyn Meyer is an American author of novels for children and young adults. The typical genre for her work is historical fiction, one of her more popular projects being the Young Royals series. Born as an only child in Lewistown, Pennsylvania, Meyer began her first “novel,” Humpy the Caterpillar and Gladys the Snail: A True […]

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DIVINITIES OF THE WORLD

DIVINITIES OF THE WORLD

OLYMPIAN GREEK GODS APOLLO Apollo was the son of Leto and Zeus. He was born on the island of Delos. He and his twin sister Artemis, also an Olympian, shared an aptitude for archery.The nine Muses were companions of his; they were goddesses known for inspiring art and music.

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Ramayana – Hindu Mythology

The epic, traditionally ascribed to the Rishi Valmiki, narrates the life of Rama, the legendary prince of the Kosala Kingdom. is one of the largest ancient epics in world literature. It consists of nearly 24,000 verses (mostly set in the Shloka meter), divided into seven Kandas and about 500 sargas (chapters).

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