The Symbolic Meaning of Mitra-Varuna in Hindu Mythology 
Hindu Symbolism | World Mythology

The Symbolic Meaning of Mitra-Varuna in Hindu Mythology 

Several weeks ago, I published an article about the Hindu god, Agni. In the article, I presented evidence the ancient Sanskrit writers of India understood consciousness and the psychology of humans. The esoteric symbolism in the Rig Veda indicated the wise men of India understood the nature of Self and ego at least three thousand…

The Six Realms of Existence in Buddhism 
Buddhist Symbolism | World Mythology

The Six Realms of Existence in Buddhism 

Early Buddhist writers created a system that explains the realms of existence; heaven, hell and everything in between. The concept has been interpreted literally by some commentators so that people become transfixed with the idea of reincarnation. Yet this is a short-sighted view. When you can be so easily persuaded along the path of religious…

Symbolic Meaning Of Alligators and Crocodiles
Egyptian Mythology | Hindu Symbolism | Miscellaneous Symbolism | World Mythology

Symbolic Meaning Of Alligators and Crocodiles

As a young boy, I had a recurring dream. Close to where I lived was a clearing with unkempt grass and a partly demolished brick wall. In my dream, the clearing was a pond and I was being chased by alligators – or maybe crocodiles. Although I don’t remember the minute details of the dream,…