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Encyclopedia of Earth Myths: An Insider's A-Z Guide to Mythic People, Places, Objects, and Events Central to the Earth's Visionary Geography: How the Psychic Reality of Myths Illuminates Consciousness and the Earth
Richard Leviton

Contents

Introduction.............................................................1

Adam.......................................................................3
Agharta....................................................................4
Albion......................................................................5
Ancient of Days....................................................... 7
Antichrist.................................................................8
Anubis.................................................................... 11
Anunnaki................................................................ 14
Argonauts............................................................... 16
Asura...................................................................... 18
Atlas....................................................................... 19
Avalon.................................................................... 21
Azhi Dahaka........................................................... 23

Balor of the Evil Eye.............................................. 25
Beast of the Apocalypse........................................ 27
Behemoth................................................................ 29
Bifrost..................................................................... 32
Black Eye of Horus................................................ 33
Bran the Blessed..................................................... 35
Brigit's Mantle....................................................... 36

Camalate................................................................. 38
Candlemas............................................................... 41
Cattle of the Sun..................................................... 44
Chakravartin........................................................... 46
Connla's Well......................................................... 48
Cosmic Egg............................................................. 50
Cyclops Polyphemus............................................. 53

Da Derga's Hostel.................................................. 54
Djinn....................................................................... 56
Dolorous Stroke...................................................... 57
Dragon.................................................................... 58
Dreamtime.............................................................. 62

Earth Changes......................................................... 64
Einherjar.................................................................. 66
Emerald................................................................... 67
Epiphany................................................................ 69
Eriu......................................................................... 71
Europa.................................................................... 72
Excalibur................................................................. 74

Fairy Queen............................................................ 75
Fall of Man............................................................. 77
Fionn MacCumhaill................................................ 79
Fisher King............................................................. 81
Floating Bridge of Heaven...................................... 83
Flood....................................................................... 85
Forest of Bliss........................................................ 87
Fountain of Youth.................................................. 89

Gaia......................................................................... 91
Ganesh.................................................................... 93
Garden of Eden....................................................... 95
Garuda.................................................................... 97
Gesar of Ling.......................................................... 98
Ghost Dance......................................................... 100
Giants................................................................... 102
Glass Mountain.................................................... 104
Golden Apple....................................................... 107
Golden Fleece....................................................... 109
Grail Castle........................................................... 111
Grail Knight.......................................................... 113
Grail Maiden......................................................... 115
Green Knight........................................................ 116
Griffin................................................................... 119
Guinevere.............................................................. 121

Hanuman............................................................... 123
Harmonic Convergence......................................... 126
Heimdall................................................................ 127
Hitching Post of the Sun....................................... 129
Hollow Hill........................................................... 131
Holy Grail............................................................. 133
Holy Mountain..................................................... 136
House of Atreus................................................... 138
Huitzilopochtli..................................................... 141
Hurqalya............................................................... 143
Hyperboreans....................................................... 144

Indra...................................................................... 146

King Arthur.......................................................... 148
Kings of Edom...................................................... 150
Klingsor................................................................ 151
Kokopelli.............................................................. 152

Lady of the Lake................................................... 155
Land of Milk and Honey...................................... 156
Leviathan.............................................................. 158
Ley Lines.............................................................. 160
Lucifer................................................................... 162

Manu.................................................................... 165
Marduk................................................................. 166
Medusa................................................................. 168
Menehune............................................................. 171
Mephistopheles.................................................... 173
Merlin................................................................... 176
Michaelmas........................................................... 178
Minotaur............................................................... 179
Monster-Slayer..................................................... 181
Morgan le Fay...................................................... 185
Mount Meru......................................................... 186

Nagas.................................................................... 189
Navel of the World............................................... 191
Nymph................................................................. 193

Ocean of Milk....................................................... 195
Oranyan's Staff.................................................... 197
Orpheus's Lyre.................................................... 200

Pan........................................................................ 202
Pandora's Box....................................................... 205
Peaches of Immortality......................................... 206
Peacock Angel....................................................... 208
Pele....................................................................... 210
Philosopher's Stone.............................................. 213
Phoenix................................................................. 215
Prometheus........................................................... 217
Purusha................................................................. 219

Quetzalcoatl.......................................................... 220

Ragnarok............................................................... 222
Rainbow Serpent.................................................. 224
Raksasas............................................................... 226
Ravana.................................................................. 227
Rhinegold.............................................................. 230
Rising Rock........................................................... 232
River God............................................................. 234
Round Table......................................................... 236
Royal Hall of the King of the Dovr Trolls.............238
Rustam.................................................................. 240

Saehrimnir............................................................. 242
Salmon of Wisdom................................................ 243
Sengen-Sama......................................................... 245
Seven Rishis.......................................................... 247
Shambhala............................................................. 250
Simurgh................................................................. 253
Srin-mo Demoness................................................ 255
Sword in the Stone................................................ 258

Tezcatlipoca......................................................... 259
Thunderbird.......................................................... 261
Tower of Babel..................................................... 263
Tree of the Knowledge of Good and Evil............. 267
Trickster............................................................... 270
Trolls.................................................................... 273
Tuatha de Danann................................................. 274

Underworld........................................................... 276

Valhalla................................................................. 279
Valkyries............................................................... 280
Vishnu's Discus.................................................... 283
Vocub Caquix........................................................ 284

Wasteland............................................................. 287
White Bull............................................................. 288
White Cow............................................................ 291
White Eye of Horus.............................................. 292
White Horse.......................................................... 294
White Mount........................................................ 296
White Sow............................................................ 297
Wild Hunt............................................................. 299

Yeti....................................................................... 302
Yggdrasil............................................................... 303
Ymir...................................................................... 306

Zep Tepi............................................................... 307
Ziz........................................................................ 309

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