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What is Mythology
A collective body of religious's myths
Theologic Myths
Religious stories that recount the origins of the gods or super natural beings
Etiological Myths
Stories that recount the origins of religious rites and social customs
Stories in religious Idealogy that describe the origin of the gods, nature, human beings and the universe
Beliefs about the nature and the principles by which the universe is believed to operate
Rites of passage
Rituals that celebrate status changes the people undergo during the course of life such as: Birth, Death, Marriage
Piety values
Rules that govern the behavior of people toward the supernatual itself.
Supernatural powers and being of COSMOGONY