The Dreamtime and Its Importance in Indigenous Australian Culture

Indigenous Australians are the world’s oldest existing culture on earth. According to archeological evidence, their history spans from 50,000 years to 80,000 years old. Indigenous Australians have preserved their history through stories called The Dreamtime, Dreamtime stories, or Creation stories. … Continue reading The Dreamtime and Its Importance in Indigenous Australian Culture

multicoloured crystals arranged in a circle with one in the centre

Understanding Crystal Culture in Healing and Spirituality

Crystals. These aesthetically pleasing, colourful, lustrous, geometric, mysterious and fairly costly pieces of material are everywhere these days! In recent years, I’m sure we’ve all come across at least a dozen posts on social media promoting the use of crystals, … Continue reading Understanding Crystal Culture in Healing and Spirituality

The myth of the Rainbow Serpent

Fascinating Indigenous Myths and Legends of the Australian Aboriginals

Australia is home to various indigenous groups, whose lives are governed by their connection to their land. From this connection arises their spiritual and mythical beliefs. ‘Dreamtime’ is the term commonly used to describe the important features of the Aboriginal … Continue reading Fascinating Indigenous Myths and Legends of the Australian Aboriginals

Mesoamerican Myths

Mesoamerican Mythology of the Cosmos and the Creation of Humanity

Myths stress the reality and events of the world’s beginnings and foundations, humans, staple foods, and supernatural beings—gods and cultural heroes. The many-core textual sources for Mesoamerican mythology of the pre-Hispanic period have frequently persisted in broken form. In terms … Continue reading Mesoamerican Mythology of the Cosmos and the Creation of Humanity

Japanese Mythology

Legendary Characters and Popular Tales of Japanese Mythology 

Japanese mythology is rich with epic stories of adventure and serious philosophical musings. Learning about Japanese history and culture is also a good idea. Japanese mythology is made up of stories based on traditional folk beliefs, and it combines parts … Continue reading Legendary Characters and Popular Tales of Japanese Mythology