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8 Cards in this Set

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Babylon Creation
Sumer - Humankinds earliest cosmological myth
Gilgamesh
Mesopotamia - worlds first epic - theme of human vulnerability & everlasting life
Vedas
India - collection of prayer, sacrificial formulas & hymns - sacred Knowledge
Upanishads
India - Means “sit down beside” 250 prose commentaries written on the Vedas
Bhagavad Gita
Arjuna- Krishna –song/verse about the fundamental teachings of hinduism
Angtigone
A tragic drama - written by Sophacles - theme motif - heroic idealism
Illiad
the 1st of Homers epics - last days of Trojan war. Achilles revenge of death of Patroclus
Odyssey
The 2nd of Homers epics - recounts the long sea journey of Odysseus to return to his home & family in Ithaca