Ms. Gokturk                                                                                                                            Name: ____________________________________

Mythology

 

MORE CREATION MYTHS FROM AROUND THE WORLD

 

Find the following myths through the Big Myth Series (available on YouTube or go to their website http://www.bigmyth.com).

 

What type of creation myth is this? Explain. There may overlaps. Ex nihilo, chaos, emergence, earth diver, union and/or other elements like secretion, succession, punishment.

 

 

Name and Describe the main characters

What is actually created in this story?

 

How and by what force?

If man is present in this story, how does he come to be? How is he characterized?

Culture or Rule Map?

Japanese

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Yoruba

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

What type of creation myth is this? Explain. There may overlaps. Ex nihilo, chaos, emergence, earth diver, union and/or other elements like secretion, succession, punishment.

 

 

Name and Describe the main characters

What is actually created in this story?

 

How and by what force?

If man is present in this story, how does he come to be? How is he characterized?

Culture or Rule Map?

Dogon

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

YOUR CHOICE: select ONE: Maori, Celtic, Inca, Iroquois, Hawaiian, Babylonian, Sumerian

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

YOUR CHOICE: select ONE: Maori, Celtic, Inca, Iroquois, Hawaiian, Babylonian, Sumerian