I was wondering if anyone knows of two stories/gods/creatures/etc in mythology that have very distinct similarities/connections when compared with each other? I want to make a list or a chart with all the similarities. Any contribution would be helpful!
Flood myths shows up frequently.
The anthropologist Sir James Frazer compared ... "dying god" myths in his multi-volume work The Golden Bough.
Vedic India, ancient China, Mayans, Incas and the ancient Germans all had myths featuring a "Cosmic Tree" whose branches reach heaven and whose roots reach hell.
untold numbers of people began to write books, papers, and dissertations on the parallels between Jesus and Osiris