The Macmillan Illustrated Encyclopedia of Myths & Legends
Macmillan, 1989 - 260 pages
Fully indexed and containing lavish color illustrations and a wealth of line drawings, this is the most up-to-date, beautiful, and graphically useful reference of its kind on the market today.
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In Hindu mythology, the god of fire and AH PUCH The Maya god of death who
presided AHRIMAN The principle of evil in ancient Iranian one of the three chief
deities of the Rig over the ninth and lowest of the mythology. His name derives
His playing moved men, of important gifts, including fire. Mycenae. He is
infamous for having animals, rocks and plants. According to the Caroline
Islanders, Olofat was the son of the sky god Lugeilan and a mortal woman.
Because his mother ...
His names include Dipaka (inflamer), Gritsa (sharp), MARA (destroyer), Mayi (
deluder), Ragavrinta (stalk of passion), and Titha (fire). Unlike other love gods,
Kama is bodiless. This came about when Kama dared to disturb the
contemplation of ...
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