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Here are the top ten articles for the Folklore and Mythology Site! These rankings are live and get reset at the beginning of each month, so check back often to see what your fellow visitors are most interested in!
1. Artemis Greek Goddess of the Hunt
Who was the goddess Artemis? Was she a forgiving and loving goddess, or someone you did not want to cross?
2. The Mystery of the Queen of Sheba
Who was the legendary Queen of Sheba and why is she such a mystery?
3. What is Folklore and Mythology?
What do we mean when we talk about "folklore" and "mythology?"
4. Hans Christian Andersenís Little Mermaid
A brief summary of Hans Christians Andersen's Little Mermaid
5. How the Greek Gods Came to Power
How the Greek Olympians were born, and how they came to power.
6. Symbols in Fairytales
Part 1 of a brief synopsis of symbols in fairytales
7. Recipes for A Medieval Christmas Dinner
A way to make Christmas extra-special without spending a lot of extra money. A look at some Medieval Christmas traditions like the Bean King and the Barnacle Goose too. A flair for the fantastic makes the dinner magical, like chicken glazed with egg white and decorated in kaliedescopic colors.
8. The Loa, Spirits of Voodoo
An introduction to the most central concept of Voodoo, the Loa.
9. Ancient (and some current) Holidays in November
Not just Halloween, but many, many festivals have roots in mythology. Thereīs practically a holiday for every day in the month when you look at ancient ritual calendars; check it out. (This piece focuses heavily on Celtic traditions, but includes many others as well).
10. Some Hoodoo Spells
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