A Comparison of the Creation Stories of Hindu,
Greek, and Norse Mythology
There are many different creation stories from around the world. I?m going to describe three stories from different beliefs. The first is the story of the Hindu religion. Then I?ll tell you about the Greek myths. The Norse myths are also very interesting. They all have different creation stories, but share same elements.
The Hindu religion is a very interesting one, and its creation story only makes it more so. According to the Rig-Veda, creation begins in a state of hollow darkness; nothingness does not even exist. There is only one, one who breathes without air, and lives without tangible nourishment. He is Brahman, ?that one,? and he is the essence of all beings. Desire came to him to produce new creatures, and he wanted to make them out of his own body. He created
creation, stories, one, hindu, created, seed, earth, different, without, very, story, rule, religion, own, over, norse, night, myths, made, land, interesting, heaven, half, greek, god, day, dark, creatures, brought, begins, beginning, became, world, waters, wanted, void