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For questions about the folklore and mythology of the Sami, an indigenous Finno-Ugric people inhabiting Sápmi.
For questions concerning the final events of history, or the ultimate destiny of humanity. The concept is commonly referred to as the "end of the world" or "end times".
For questions on the periodisation used in Graeco-Roman mythology, which includes the Golden Age, the Silver Age, the Bronze Age, the Heroic age, and the Iron Age in which we are currently living.
For myths originating in the culture of the Phoenecian civilization.
Lokasenna ("Loki's flyting," "Loki's wrangling," "Loki's quarrel") is one of the poems of the Poetic Edda. The poem presents flyting between the gods and Loki. It is written in the ljóðaháttr metre, t…
An American Professor of Literature at Sarah Lawrence College who worked in comparative mythology and comparative religion. His work covers many aspects of the human experience. Campbell's most well-k…
For questions about Merlin, a mythological medieval British mage who assisted King Arthur and the Knights of Camelot, among others.
For questions about the mythology and religion of the people of the Hawaiian islands, often before outside contact with Europeans.
an Abrahamic, monotheistic religion teaching that there is only one God (Allah), and that Muhammad is a messenger of God.
The triads are a collection of welsh text that catalogue welsh literature in groups of threes.
For questions about the impact of names and languages upon mythology.
For questions regarding myths relating to or including plants.
For questions regarding Mermaids, mythical creatures half woman, half fish.
For myths relating to the concept of Evil
For questions about the descent and heritage (as well as offspring) of a being.
For questions regarding the stories within the holy book of the Quiche Maya people of pre-Columbian South America
For questions about myths related to times when the Sun, Earth and Moon align, creating a shadow on either the Earth or the Moon caused by the other body blocking the Sun's light.
For questions about the hall of Odin in Norse mythology, where many of the dead go.
For myths regarding water and the creatures that live in it.
a 19th-century work of epic poetry compiled by Elias Lönnrot from Karelian and Finnish oral folklore and mythology. Regarded as the national epic of Karelia and Finland and is one of the most signific…
Questions pertaining to the 3,182 line epic poem of Old English of the same name
The Dreamtime, or Dreaming. The Australian Aboriginal understanding of the creation of the world.
For questions about the mythology and legends of the Navajo tribe of western North America.
The legendary brothers who founded the ancient city of Rome
For questions about the Chinese epic by Wu Cheng'en.
For questions about the study of religions.
For questions regarding the mythology of the Maori people of New Zealand.
For questions about the fearsome and powerful war hammer forged by dwarves, the trademark weapon of the Norse god of thunder, Thor.
For questions on the goddesses of vengeance in Greek mythology, also known as *furies*, believed to pursue those guilty of some transgressions with endless tormenting.
For topics on epic poetry outside the Greek epic cycle.