The Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Religion is now available via subscription. Visit About to learn more, meet the editorial board, or learn how to subscribe.

Dismiss

You are looking at  1-2 of 2 articles  for:

  • Ancient Religion x
  • Myth and Legend x
Clear All

View:

Gods in Ancient Egypt  

Oskar Kaelin

Online publication date:
Nov 2016
The ancient Egyptians were surrounded by various manifestations of their many gods. Though their gods usually lived in heaven or in the netherworlds, they were permanently represented on ... More

Religion and Humanity in Mesopotamian Myth and Epic  

Louise Pryke

Online publication date:
Aug 2016
Concepts of religion and humanity form an integral component of Mesopotamian narrative literature, and these ideas are evidenced in the frequent exploration of themes involving mortality ... More

View: