Norse Creation Myth
Similar Myths to Norse Creation Myth in Other Cultures
Aztec Creation Myth
In the Aztec creation story, the four gods first create water, other gods, and a sea monster called Cipactli. As they continue to create things, though, Cipactli eats all their work. So the gods ki...
Babylonian Creation Myth
Like the Norse, the Babylonians had a kind of gory creation story. The Babylonian creation myth is called the Enuma Elish, and it's found on seven clay tablets. In this myth, the sky god Marduk kil...
Hindu Creation Myth
Book X of the Hindu Rig Veda describes how the universe was created from the sacrifice of a "primal man," a giant named Purusha. The parts of his body make up the whole world. His belly becomes "mi...
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