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Mythology

“Heaven and Earth” Study Guide

Chinese Creation Myth

 

 

 

Describe and write down details.

What was there in the beginning?

 

What kind of creation story is this?

 

 

P’an Ku

 

Describe

 

Explain importance of growth and time

 

What did he create exactly and how?

 

 

 

 

Nu-kua

 

Describe

 

Known for

 

 

 

Why is man created?

 

And from what substance?

 

What RULE or CULTURE  MAP is explained?

 

 

Fu-his

 

Describe

 

Role to humans?

 

 

Cite the gifts he gives man

 

 

 

 

What would man be without him?

 

 

 

Kung kung

 

 

 

 

Chu-jung

 

 

 

Describe the conflict between Kung-kung and Chu jung AND the damage it causes.

 

 

 

How is order restored?

 

 

 

 

 

What did this story explain about the world? Summary/bullet points.