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The divine Rama's human journey provides an allegory for the journey every soul
must make, in which each of us has to endure our own banishment, our own loss,
face our own demons and hope eventually to find redemption. Thus to hear or ...
Another account tells how the hero Gun risked all by stealing divine cosmic soil to
stem the flood, but he failed and was executed. His son Yu was born from his
belly, and then Gun metamorphosed into a bear. The version of the flood myth ...
In some religious systems, this creator was a divine trickster, both a benevolent
and creative god, and an unpredictable and frequently destructive trickster. He
was a god who had within him both life and death. He was a trickster who
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This is an old book (1970s) I inherited from my father. It's rather intense so I only refer to it when one of my 'newer' books can't answer one of my questions. My favourite sections would be the one ... Read full review
PIS Ancient Near East
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