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Asian Mythology


In this section are descriptions of Asian Mythologies and mythological beings described in the encyclopedia.The mythologies include those mostly in the ancient Near East, from Mesopotamia to Anatolia. The populations included the Semitic successors of the Babylonians and Assyrians, Hurrites, Hitties, and the Indo-Europeans.

The following articles are presented:

Abzu
Adapa
An
Anat
Ansar
Anu
Apsu
Aserah
Asherah
Ashur
Aspalis
Asratum
Astaroth
Astarte
Astoreth
Athirat
Attis
Baal
Bel
Caelestis
Damgalnuna
Damkina
Ea
El
Emes
Enmesarra
Enbilulu
Endursaga
Enki
Enkimdu
Enlil
Ereskigal
Erra
Esmun
Etana
Gula
Gayomart
Hadad
Haoma
Il
Inanna
Isara
Ishtar
Isimud
Iskur
Ki
Kisar
Kotar
Kybele
Marduk
Melqart
Milkastart
Molech
Mot
Nabu
Nammu
Namtar
Nanna
Nanse
Nergal
Ningal
Ningikuga
Ninhursaga
Ninkurra
Ninlil
Ninmah
Ninsikil
Ninsubur
Ninsun(a)
Nintu
Ninurta
Tanit
Tammaz
Tasmetu(m)
Tiamat
Uras
Utu
Zarpanitu(m)