Myth


What is a Myth?

 

Myths deal with ancient stories, such as the adventures of the Greek gods. Mythology is a collection of traditional stories that express the beliefs or values of a group of people. The stories often focus on human qualities such as good and evil.

 

They are often considered to be sacred and may explain how things came to be. The myths gave human emotions and qualities to the super- natural beings who were the heroes of their stories. These gods and goddesses helped or harmed mankind as they pleased.

 

A myth is a that tries to explain the way the world is.  People have always tried to figure out questions like who made the universe .  Religion, gods, and myths were created when people tried to have an answer to these questions.

 

They are often considered to be sacred and may explain how things came to be. The myths gave human emotions and qualities to the super- natural beings who were the heroes of their stories. These gods and goddesses helped or harmed mankind as they pleased.

 

Greek Myths:

 

 

Medusa and Athena

 

Pandora´s Box

 

Echo and Narcissus

Theseus and The Minotaur

King Midas

 

 

 

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