Asian Mythology


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    Susanne Melton


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This page, from Encyclopedia Mythica, offers a collection of myths from Asia and Asia Minor/Middle East (eastern part of Russia, India, Tibet, Indonesia, China, Korea, Israel, Iran (Persia), Mesopotamia, etc.). It also includes the major religions of this region, such as Buddhism, Hinduism, Judaism, and Islam. The page includes links to introductory pages for each of these areas. Visitors can click on the world map in the upper right corner of the page to access mythologies from other parts of the world as well. Additional resources on the Encyclopedia Mythica Web site, including folklore, an image gallery, and genealogy tables, are accessible from the menu on the left side of this page. Less

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