There are many parallels some direct, some indirect between hindu and greek mythology epified brings you some of them subscribe to epified here: http://goo. Japanese parallels to ancient greek life by hanako hosmhin yamagiwa prefatory note: according to greek mythology, phaethon, the prototype of reckless drivers, seems to have had little trouble in guiding the chariot of his father the sun-god from his starting place, the land of the rising sun, as. Ever since i read the trojan war in class 6 and a condensed form of the odyssey in class 7, i've become life-long lover of greek and classical mythology the one thing that strikes me as i dive deeper and deeper into these stories is how similar they are to hindu myths after all, the two civilizations. In this video we have tried show the closest realtion between indian and greek mythology similarities this videoi mean this video truely insane you will to. Growing up heroic: adventures in greek mythology lesson two: home and community: ancient greece and you comparing and contrasting: the ancient greeks and you who, me what does ancient greece have to do with me, you ask show some national spirit heaps first, when we learn about other cultures, we. Hindu and greek mythology: how similar they are - the amazing similarities between the hindu and greek mythologies frequently crops up in comparative mythology - or the comparison of myths from different cultures in an attempt to identify shared themes and characteristics. A tentative comparison of greek, roman, and norse myths it's no big secret that the romans assimilated a lot of the greek pantheon and culture seeing that both cultures lived in close proximity, that's not surprising zeus became jupiter, hermes turned into mercury, athene showed up as minerva.
Hera, wife and sister of zeus, queen and mother of gods women, marriage, maternity veil, cuckoo, pomerganate, peacock, juno a comparison of one of the large number of representations of the story of perseus medusa from archaic greek art to the minoan snake goddess illustrates the profound change that occurred. Film / reviews movie review: the parallels of ancient mythology and modern superheroes become literal in wonder woman of her childhood, diana comes to believe that only she can save the world by leaving themyscira and vanquishing ares, the greek god of war and an enemy of the amazons. Library of congress cataloguing in publication data penglase, charles greek myths and mesopotamia: parallels and influence in the homeric hymns and hesiod/charles penglase p cm includes bibliographical references and index 1 mythology, greek 2 mythology, assyro-babylonian 3 homeric hymns 4 hesiod. Dr gordon gives numerous other parallels between greek traditions and the bible, such as the staff of god, in exodus 17, which appears in the iliad in 15: 318-322 the theme of washing away uncleanliness into the sea, in micah 7:18- 20, also appears in iliad 1:312-317 (ibid, p12-13) the imagery of the sea as a.
There are many similarities among different mythical characters of different epics i dont know whether they are same or related to each other same thing is there in mahabharata and trojan war i wonder if our mythology is influenced by theirs or theirs by ours i guess we used to live in the same area and now we had. Visit this site for a greek vs roman comparison differences and similarities in greek vs roman beliefs and practises the greek vs roman chart provides fast facts about the ceremonies, beliefs and rituals in ancient greece and rome.
Greek and indian mythology are two of the oldest mythologies known to man although both of these mythologies have no established connection with each other, yet they share some striking similarities here are some interesting things that you will find common in both these mythologies. In this list we're going to compare 10 greek gods and/or heroes with their best possible match from indian mythology some of the comparisons indicate towards a parallelism between the two cultures, while other comparisons hint towards a direct collaboration/inoculation of the deities/heroes from one.
For example, there are many similarities between christianity and the roman mystery cults, which can be assumed to be at least somewhat adopted from the as spirit incarnates, greek gods often had limited interactions with mortals (and zeus hardly ever spoke, preferring only to bed certain women and. There are many other similarities and possible parallels between the biblical accounts and ancient greek mythology, and some of these connections that i have drawn may be merely coincidental perhaps some of the similarities only exist because ancient legends were changed to accommodate or include. I found more points of departure than parallels to be honest all similarities are superficial for the greeks believed in one life and so one chance, while hindu mythology emerged to celebrate rebirth this paradigm shift is the most mindboggling as even very educated and erudite modern scholars in some. The fact is that greek myths contain unrealistic and unbelievable characters, events, and other elements, but upon comparison of greek mythology with different biblical accounts, it is apparent that some parallels between the two do exist, and that the ancient greeks view of the events of the early world are.
Although there are minor differences, greek and egyptian mythologies share many similarities one parallel between greek and egyptian creation stories is that they both begin with a god or gods being created from the universe the creation ofshow more content the ancient world was comprised of mysteries. One particularly successful example of this approach is the study of indo- european mythology scholars have found striking similarities between the mythological and religious terms used in different cultures of europe and india for example, the greek sky-god zeus pater, the roman sky-god jupiter, and the indian (vedic).
Persephone's abduction by hades in greek mythology shares this idea that once food of the underworld is eaten, it affects the one who has eaten it because she had eaten three seeds of a pomegranate, persephone has to spend three months out of every year in the underworld during this time, persephone's mother. In book ii of the histories, herodotus uses greek god's names in reference to egyptian gods he is clear in stating that they are the same, but different names he very rarely uses egyptian names, but does mention that the greeks took hercules name from the egyptian name, as well as his parent's names,. Some books on egyptian mythology would be a good place to begin to draw your parallelsbut why what difference will any of it makeare you trying to add significance to sorry, no horus is spoken in the video, only mithras, roman god of the sun (but remember romans adopted greek gods. The greek mythology in harry potter and the deathly hallows - patrizia hannemann - pre-university paper - english - literature, works - publish your bachelor's or master's thesis in the end, the paper will show that there are many parallels between greek mythology and harry potter and the deathly hallows.