Category: World Mythology

Symbolic meaning of mithra-varuna
Hindu Symbolism World Mythology

The Symbolic Meaning of Mitra-Varuna in Hindu Mythology 

Several weeks ago, I published an article about the Hindu god, Agni. In the article, I presented evidence the ancient Sanskrit writers of India understood consciousness and the psychology of…

six realms of existence in buddhism 
Buddhist Symbolism World Mythology

The Six Realms of Existence in Buddhism 

Early Buddhist writers created a system that explains the realms of existence; heaven, hell and everything in between. The concept has been interpreted literally by some commentators so that people…

14 lokas of hindu mythology
Hindu Symbolism Self-Development World Mythology

What’s Your State of Mind? The Esoteric Meaning of the 14 Lokas in Hindu Mythology

In an earlier article, titled “What are the Lokas in Hindu Mythology”, I explained how the esoteric…

Hindu Symbolism World Mythology

The Esoteric Symbolism Of Prambanan Temple, Yogyakarta

The jewel of Yogyakarta is undoubtedly the majestic temple complex of Prambanan. Built in the…