It may shock you to learn that stan lee and jack kirby did not do an accurate job bringing the norse god thor and his mythology into the marvel comics universe back in 1962. Greek and indian mythology are two of the oldest mythologies known to man although both of these mythologies have no established connection with each other, yet they share some striking similarities. Metin 2018-05-02t08:27:32+00:00 categories: mythology, norse mythology | tags: list of norse gods, nordic pantheon, norse gods, norse pantheon | the pantheon and mythology of the norse gods is somewhat similar to the roman and greek ones with which the average person is more familiar.
Norse mythology vsgreek mythology there are many mythologies in the world, and all of these have things in common as well as differences a very popular mythology would be greek mythology, which many people know about it or at least know of it. The three norns also appear as antagonists in mythical detective loki ragnarok, along with various other figures from norse mythology, including thor, heimdallr, freyr, freyja, fenrir, jormungandr, and the eponymous loki. The creation of the cosmos ymir being slain by odin and his brothers (lorenz frølich) the norse creation myth or cosmogony (an account of the origins of the cosmos) is perhaps one of the richest in all of world literature.
Thor was one of the most important and famous gods in norse mythologyhe was the son of odin and fyorgyn, the earth goddess thor was considered the storm-weather god of sky and thunder and also a fertility god. The tradition of women warriors is deeply rooted in ancient greek, celtic, and norse mythology unit 3: the heroic monomyth in mythology and folklore since the beginning of time, humans have told stories of heroes around the hearth or camp fire at night. Summary and analysis: greek mythology the beginnings — creation the beginnings — prometheus and man, and the five ages of man and the flood. Comparison athena does not have a direct counterpart in norse mythology however, she is a major figure in greek mythology and cannot be ignored athena was the most worshipped of the greek gods and goddesses, and in this respect can be compared to thor.
Apparently, the hindu mythology shares many striking similarities with the ancient greek mythology many have argued that the greek deities are simply different versions of hindu deities. There are many other similarities and possible parallels between the biblical accounts and ancient greek mythology, and some of these connections that i have drawn may be merely coincidental perhaps some of the similarities only exist because ancient legends were changed to accommodate or include biblical ideas. I was rather disappointed to find that greek mythology does not have a definitive way their gods and goddesses meet an end after spending a great deal of time researching the parallels between greek and norse mythology i began to see the pattern in the ways they differed and the ways they were similar.
The old testament roots of norse mythology part one of three on the bible roots of early european mythology the religion of the early norse exhibits customs and rituals which bear an amazing correspondence to the religion of the hebrew old testament. The mythology of the norse (vikings) has many similarities with the greek myths these myths are, by no means, identical to the greek ones, but there are very distinct commonalities between the two. Norse mythology and greco-roman mythology are not equivalent they did not share concepts like greeks and romans did however, the norns bear a strong resemblance to the fates in greek mythology.
In norse mythology, garm is the leader of a pack of dogs that guard the underworld (webhome) aphrodite, for the greeks, was the goddess of love, beauty, reproduction and sexuality she was born from the sea, which is what her name means. Norse mythology for smart people provides reliable, well-documented information on the enthralling mythology and religion of the norse and other germanic peoples if that's what you're looking for, you've come to the right place the norse religion that contained these myths never had a true. Greek mythology and roman mythology are almost identical this is an accepted fact, as it is widely known that the romans stole the greek myths however, it is very interesting to note that the mythology of the vikings (norse) has many similarities with the greek myths.
In norse mythology, the lines between the dísir, the valkyrior, the fylgjur, and the nornir, are blurred much points to a common origin, or that the different designations just specify the kind of dís that we are dealing with. Norse mythology vs greek mythology there are many mythologies in the world, and all of these have things in common as well as differences a very popular mythology would be greek mythology, which many people know about it or at least know of it. Introduction greek and norse mythology have many similarities and differences i am going to list some of both for you norse mythology odin is the king of the gods. The greek myths were more playful compared to the norse myths about battle and struggle, usually ending in death there is no myth that there is an end to the greek gods, whereas in norse mythology, there was an end of the world ragnarok- where the greatest heroes of the past would return from the dead to battle.
Similarities in great detail is also hard as, like i said, the celtic mythology is scattered on bits of re-written text during the middle ages, bits of art and obviously the passed-down information from those who continued the beliefs — which means we are playing with even less information than what we have about the greek mythology =d. According to norse mythology the rainbow (therein called bifrost) is the bridge between heaven and earth, as such it is the pathway between god and man, much like the scriptural rainbow symbolizes the covenant between god and man (gen 9:11-17. Greek mythology: a fascinating guide to understanding the ancient greek religion with its gods, goddesses, monsters and mortals (greek mythology - norse mythology - egyptian mythology book 1) norse mythology: a fascinating guide to understanding the sagas, gods, heroes, and beliefs of the vikings (greek mythology - norse mythology - egyptian. Ever since i read the trojan war in class 6 and a condensed form of the odyssey in class 7, i've become life-long lover of greek and classical mythology the one thing that strikes me as i dive deeper and deeper into these stories is how similar they are to hindu myths.