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Myths and Legends

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Myths and Legends

Jason Weiser, Carissa Weiser

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Jason Weiser tells stories from myths, legends, and folklore that have shaped cultures throughout history. Some, like the stories of Aladdin, King Arthur, and Hercules are stories you think you know, but with surprising origins. Others are stories you might not have heard, but really should. All the stories are sourced from world folklore, but retold for modern ears. These are stories of wizards, knights, Vikings, dragons, princesses, and kings from the time when the world beyond the map was ...
 
Lore, mythology, and history summaries in easy to understand and easy to digest formats. The series aren't totally comprehensive, but they provide a great springboard for someone just dipping their toes into a new franchise or topic. So far, I've covered the Cthulhu Mythos, Middle-earth, Star Wars, The Elder Scrolls, Norse Mythology, Celtic Mythology, the SCP Universe, and Warhammer 40k, but I hope to continue doing this for many years. Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/theexploringser ...
 
In Viking times, a ‘Thing’ was a gathering; a place where leaders and warriors could meet and talk. In the 21st century, our ‘Thing’ is a virtual place where history academics and enthusiasts from around the world can come together to share knowledge. Join Miranda and Lucas each episode as they delve into another fascinating topic about Vikings, archaeology, and more!
 
Welcome to Unlimited Opinions! Have you ever wanted to listen to a lawyer and his teenage son discuss the history of philosophy and vague ideas about world mythology? No? Well, Mark and Adam Bishop are here to discuss it all the same! In Season 1, they covered Anthony Kenny's "A New History of Western Philosophy" in order to discuss truly groundbreaking and innovative commentary on Western philosophy. Now in Season 2, they are going chapter-by-chapter through Jake Jackson's "Myths & Legends" ...
 
Civilisations across the world are full of fascinating myths and legends. Join me, your host and storyteller, Shinjan, to listen to these ancient and wonderous tales from all over the world. If you want to explore myths and legends from the Greek, Roman, Norse and other ancient civilisations, then you are at the right place. To support the podcast and show your appreciation, buy mea coffee (https://www.buymeacoffee.com/shinjanb)
 
Bulfinch’s Mythology, first published in 1855, is one of the most popular collections of mythology of all time. It consists of three volumes: The Age of Fable, The Age of Chivalry, and Legends of Charlemagne. This is a recording of the tenth edition of the first volume, The Age of Fable. It contains many Greek and Roman myths, including simplified versions of The Iliad and The Odyssey, as well as a selection of Norse and “eastern” myths. Thomas Bulfinch’s goal was to make the ancient myths a ...
 
Mythos & Logos are two ancient words that can be roughly translated as “Story & Meaning. The purpose of this channel is to share the important stories at the foundation of human cultures throughout history. These include mythology, legends, folktales, religious stories, and parables from the dawn of history to the modern day.
 
If you are looking to learn more about the tales from the old north, you’ve come to the right podcast! On The Norsewoods Podcast, we discuss Norse mythology, and what the legends meant to our ancestors. If you’re looking for a modern interpretation, we also got you covered! Norse Paganism is alive and thriving, and we will discuss the ins and outs of its revival. The Norsewoods Podcast is hosted by Everett and Colleen, a NerdSloth production. Questions and discussion: norsewoodspod@gmail.com
 
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Flyts of Fancy

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Flyts of Fancy

Cate Antrim, Trish Howman

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Welcome to Flyts of Fancy, a booze-laden mythology podcast by Cate and Trish! We're best friends of nearly 20 years with an intensely strange and strangely intense love of mythology. Join us while we continuously subject our livers to alcohol and your ears to hot takes on classic stories you may or may not be familiar with. Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/flytsoffancy/support
 
A podcast that supports you on your spiritual and healing journey through uplifting and educational episodes. I cover topics around spirituality, yoga, meditation, HSP, empathy, healing and so much more. Through inspiring guest I wish to enlighten you on your path. Cover art by @amanda.lynn.hails
 
"The Vala was there" Norse myth & sagas with Sigrdrifa I explore various subjects in Norse mythology. I speak about the role that a godess, giantess or Valkyries played in Norse society when it comes to initiating kings or warriors. I exploring the purpose of initiations called ”sacred marriage” and the esoterica behind ”finding a spirit spouse”. The great psychologist Carl Jung have greatly contributed to our understanding of the unconscious influence of the archetypes, I speak about this a ...
 
A Swedish Fika is about Sweden and Swedes. A look at us Swedes from the outside so to say, talking about our quirks, traditions, and things that might be hard to understand when you meet a Swede for the first time. I will also include my first impressions as I arrived in the US almost 20 years ago. There are some things that we Swedes have a hard time understanding and accept on that side. Many stereotypes and generalized ideas will be tested and scrutinized, all done with lots of love for b ...
 
This week in history is an informative podcast that tackles some of the most interesting and important people and events from modern and ancient history. Your host is Dan "the viking" Gamblin who is a qualified historian and a former history teacher based in England. Feel free to contact me for any shows you might want to hear either on this page or via the podcast email. Twihpod@gmail.com Hope you enjoy what we have to offer and tell your friends about us. Remember we all have history make ...
 
Join Richmond and Shawn - We are game industry vets and creators of the Art Eater blog (art-eater.com). Each week we are joined by an inspiring rogues gallery of artists, creators and passionate people. This is for people who love art, culture and especially gaming not to mention interesting tangents and weird facts. We hope this will be your new fav podcast.
 
Ever wonder where religions started? Ever think about how some are similar? In this podcast I tell the stories of different world religions and compare their stories. Did you know almost every religion has a flood story similar to Noah's Ark? Here you'll get to hear what they have in common and which came first and so much more. I do my best to properly research every topic to get as much accuracy as possible to give these religions the respect they deserve. I stick to the facts of the stori ...
 
Dominic Akor Idoko entertains listeners with traditional or legendary story, usually concerning some being or hero or event, with or without a determinable basis of fact or a natural explanation, especially one that is concerned with deities or demigods and explains some practice, rite, or phenomenon of nature.In order for us to entertain you better and always give you the best, please connect with us or leave your review on our Facebook page.https://www.facebook.com/104817698159167/posts/10 ...
 
MythVision Podcast (MVP) brings you some of the finest information surrounding mythology from a variety of people in search for better understanding of ancient text. We discuss mythology, syncretism, astrotheology, gematria, sacred geometry, secret societies, ancient languages, history, prophecy, scholarship, conspiracies, heretical ideas, myth interpretations etc... If you enjoy these topics and so much more subscribe & like plus share this information with others. Feel free to partner with ...
 
NOTE: The MP3 files used by this podcast appear to be missing. They may have been removed permanently from their source location. Good Omens � An angel and a demon try to save the world from an apocalypse. Neverwhere - Beneath the streets of London there is another London. A subterranean labyrinth of sewers and abandoned tube stations. A somewhere that is Neverwhere.An act of kindness sees Richard Mayhew catapulted from his ordinary life into a subterranean world under the streets of Londo ...
 
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Until this day I can vividly remember third grade in Sweden when we started the Vikings I was fascinated with the mythology the stories about how the world and the humans were created and the stories about the gods the Giants and all other beings and today I want to share some of those stories with you. I will talk about the saga of the creation of…
 
This week is part 2 of our episode on the Poetic Edda poem, Grímnismál . This week we discuss stanzas 21-54 of the poem, and how often Odin seems to take a brake in delivering his cosmic lore in order to ask the Valkyries and other gods for a little help (or a drink). Odin eventually reveals who he is and delivers the list of names he has been call…
 
Join Lucas and Miranda for their first panel interview, where they talk about Norse Mythology in Fantasy Fiction. They are joined by: Professor Carolyne Larrington, a tutorial fellow in medieval English Literature at St John’s College, Oxford. She is author of The Norse Myths: A Guide to the Gods and Heroes. Joanne Harris, author of four Norse fant…
 
The story of a young man who decided that he would do anything to live the life of his dreams...but how far is too far? The creature is the Minata-Karaia, basically ents who snack on their armpit fruit. -- Mitos y Leyendas: https://myths.link/mitos Best of the Worst, another show we have that's basically creature of the week but with comic book vil…
 
In this episode, Mark begins his descent into becoming a cartoon supervillain! Amidst many tangents and asides, we discuss the rather cheerful stories of Scottish fairies and sea-folk. We look at the legend of the Selkie, several stories about Changelings (including the story of Wee Johnnie in the Cradle), and the tale of how you should always acce…
 
Sonoro and Nextpod (that’s Jason and Carissa Weiser!) present Mitos y Leyendas. The acclaimed podcast about mythology and worldwide folklore, now in Spanish. Listen, learn, and subscribe today on your favorite podcast platform to catch all the episodes every week. Available now! To listen directly on Apple Podcasts: https://play.sonoropodcast.com/L…
 
https://scp-wiki.wikidot.com/scp-4036 Written by: BananaRepublic Support the Patreon to see Exploring videos early and vote on new ones!: http://bit.ly/1U9QkPh Join the Discord!: https://discord.gg/eBHHHe5 Support the Series with official Merch!: https://t.co/aH0HApXp7v Follow me on Twitter for updates!: https://twitter.com/TES_Mangg Listen on Podc…
 
This week’s episode is a guided meditation which helps you to connect to the Divine Mother, Goddess, The All. This is for healing, resting and replenishing. When we rest in her embrace, we come back to ourselves. I have been working with the Divine Mother for years, in her different forms, to find rest, peace and healing. In her embrace, I become s…
 
This week Mathias and Daniel are throwing it back to the old days, which if you're new around here means no guest. The topic this week is everything you ever wanted to know about the Nordic Pantheon Goddesses. We did our best with the subject but as you can imagine when you're covering everything from the original, "send feet pics" story, to why Th…
 
Three stories of people helping people from Korea, including helpful monsters, deadly Pictionary, and why you should shove strangers down hills. The creature is the Glashtin, a creature with sticky hands, but in the murdery way and not the stealy way or ice creamy way. -- Sonoro and Nextpod (that's us!) present Mitos y Leyendas. It's this podcast, …
 
The beginning of Scottish mythology! In this episode, we cover various tales of witchcraft, including the legend of the brownie, the three knots, the daughter of Duart, and the cauldron. We also discuss what distinguishes Scottish mythology from other Celtic traditions in its role in primarily oral storytelling. As is par for the course, we ramble …
 
https://scp-wiki.wikidot.com/scp-4547 Written by: stormbreath Support the Patreon to see Exploring videos early and vote on new ones!: http://bit.ly/1U9QkPh Join the Discord!: https://discord.gg/eBHHHe5 Support the Series with official Merch!: https://t.co/aH0HApXp7v Follow me on Twitter for updates!: https://twitter.com/TES_Mangg Listen on Podcast…
 
Today Sweden is looked upon as a peaceful neutral country, but it hasn't always been that way. And today I want to talk about one of the historical events that I, as a kid was very fascinated about, and that is the Stockholm bloodbath, or as it's also called the Stockholm massacre. It started with the Danish king Christian II who was to become the …
 
In this episode, Shawn discusses the Prologue of "The Prose Edda", and supposed historical family line of Odin, and their similarities with the fiction stories, "The Saga of the Volsungs", "The Saga of Ragnar Lodbrok", but more interestingly, its similarities with the "Anglo-Saxon Chronicle" which is primarily a historical work. In looking at these…
 
In this episode I am speaking about this week’s astrological energy, tapping into the Mercury Retrograde in Gemini, Jupiter moving into Aries and of course the May 15/16 Full Moon Lunar Eclipse in Scorpio. Join us, Diana and Shereen, for a virtual ceremony to honor and celebrate the upcoming Total Lunar Eclipse in Scorpio. This is a potent time for…
 
Thousands of artefacts were uncovered during the Coppergate Dig, and hundreds of those are on display in the gallery at the JORVIK Viking Centre. Join Lucas and Miranda as they talk about the first case in the gallery, all about Travel and Trade in Jorvik, and as they draw your attention to what you might have missed at first glance. This episode i…
 
This weeks surprise has been a long time coming! In a long awaited pairing this week Mathias and Daniel are honoured to be sitting down with Arnas Fedaravičius, to talk about his portrayal of Sihtric on the popular show The Last Kingdom! Join us while Arnas shares his experiences from the set, and also gets his mind blown as Mathias shows him just …
 
This week, Olympus will fall. The reign of the Greek gods will come to an ignoble end to an enemy that has been lurking in the shadows the whole time. Hear how it all goes down in this definitely serious story about how the rule of the Olympians was usurped by something you see every day. The creature is the Kickle Snifter! The reason why you shoul…
 
In this epic conclusion to Norse mythology, we cover the entire story of Ragnarok, the Norse end of the world. We tell the whole story, from Balder's death to Loki's punishment, and the battle itself on the field of Vigrid, and the renewed world. We also discuss the dichotomies represented by each of the gods and their enemies, and discuss our thou…
 
https://scp-wiki.wikidot.com/ralliston-s-proposal Written by: Ralliston Support the Patreon to see Exploring videos early and vote on new ones!: http://bit.ly/1U9QkPh Join the Discord!: https://discord.gg/eBHHHe5 Support the Series with official Merch!: https://t.co/aH0HApXp7v Follow me on Twitter for updates!: https://twitter.com/TES_Mangg Listen …
 
Today, I want to introduce you to some creatures from Swedish traditional folklore. Some of them are pretty harmless while others are violent and scary. So if you have young kids within hearing distance, or if you are easily scared yourself, you should proceed with caution beyond this point. The beings I will talk about are; tomten (gnome) troll äl…
 
The marriage of the Hindu gods Shiva and Parvati is a beautiful story of union, with symbolism that applies from the highest cosmic levels to the inner workings of our consciousness. Mythos & Logos are two ancient words that can be roughly translated as “Story & Meaning.” Support the channel by subscribing, liking, and commenting to join the conver…
 
Join our live Full Moon Lunar Eclipse Ceremony and Ritual May 15! Book before May 11 and get your early bird discount here: https://www.lawofpositivism.com/lunareclipse.html This week’s guest is Diana Westly, an Evolutionary Astrologer and Spiritual Coach who focuses her work around the soul's journey and evolution across lifetimes. Her mission is …
 
This week is part 1 of our episode on the Poetic Edda poem, Grímnismál . This week we discuss the prologue, featuring two princes, Agnar and Geirroth. Agnar gains the favor of the goddess Frigg and Geirroth is favored by Frigg's husband Odin. Odin is up to his usual shenanigans and this time it catches up to him. We discuss the similarities with ot…
 
As far as historical figures go it seem like Vikings have the lion's share of misconceptions and misunderstandings around them. Join Miranda and Lucas go through all of the weird and wonderful ideas that are perpetuated about the Vikings. Learn all about horned helmets, blood eagles, and... ear scoops? Is what you know about the Vikings fact or fic…
 
This week Mathias is out of commission so we are turning to our first ever official guest host Joshua Rood! Together with Daniel Josh is going to be giving a frankly spoiler ridden review of Robert Eggers new movie The Northmen. This is definitely a spoiler heavy review, so if you haven't seen the movie yet and want to maybe hold off until after. H…
 
A story from Hans Christian Andersen about becoming your best self…after that self completely separates from you and leaves you as merely a shadow. The creature this time is the invincible bear monster your ghost grandpa warned you about. — Scoundrel: All new this week! https://myths.link/scoundrel Fictional: All new tomorrow! https://fictional.fm/…
 
Tangents, many connections to other writings, and rants! The quintessential Unlimited Opinions episode! We look at Freyja and Odur's love story, the tale of how Tyr lost his hand, the passing of the dwarfs, and much more! In this episode, Tolkien references abound and off-topic conversations run rampant. We're also looking for suggestions for a boo…
 
https://scp-wiki.wikidot.com/scp-5761 Written by: Tanhony Support the Patreon to see Exploring videos early and vote on new ones!: http://bit.ly/1U9QkPh Join the Discord!: https://discord.gg/eBHHHe5 Support the Series with official Merch!: https://t.co/aH0HApXp7v Follow me on Twitter for updates!: https://twitter.com/TES_Mangg Listen on Podcasts: h…
 
questioned as it all took place in the late 14th century and the documentation was not that precise, but I will try to tell this story to the best of my abilities. The king I am talking about was Erik the king of the Kalmar Union, which consisted of Denmark, Norway, and Sweden in the late 14th century. But we need to start this story much earlier. …
 
In Episode 16 we discuss Thor's journey to Geirrod's Court. Thor once again bailing Loki out of situations where Loki's mouth starts something he can't finish. Shawn and David explore the symbols present in the myth and introduce Thor's half-brother Vidar. We compare Snori Sturluson's Prose Edda version of the myth to the Skaldic Poem Thorsdrapa by…
 
This week Mathias and Daniel are sitting down with Connor and Audhild, the creators of Valhalla’s Silver, which specializes in hand made faithful recreations of jewelry based on real archaeological finds from the Viking Age. They also made all the jewelry featured in Robert Eggers new movie The Northmen, and were kind enough to sit down with the bo…
 
This week’s guest is Diana Westly, an Evolutionary Astrologer and Spiritual Coach who focuses her work around the soul's journey and evolution across lifetimes. Her mission is to help clients reawaken to their soul's purpose, recognize and release limiting karmic patterns, and reclaim their sovereignty. Diana also specializes in goddess mythology/a…
 
Two stories from Norse myth. The first is about how you should just be you, even if people think you're a fool for doing so...actually, kind of especially if people think you are a fool for doing so. The second is about why you shouldn't go to the bathroom alone at night: Norse toilet zombies. The creature is the Mimick Dog, a dog that will mimic y…
 
Thor: hero of Norse mythology or kinda just a jerk? In this episode, we look at various legends of Thor's exploits in the Norse myths, including how Thor's hammer was made and later stolen, his fishing adventure, and the page-turner that is the story of Thor's journey to the hall of Utgard-loki. As always, this episode is full of tangents and other…
 
https://scp-wiki.wikidot.com/scp-6200 Written by: JakdragonX Support the Patreon to see Exploring videos early and vote on new ones!: http://bit.ly/1U9QkPh Join the Discord!: https://discord.gg/eBHHHe5 Support the Series with official Merch!: https://t.co/aH0HApXp7v Follow me on Twitter for updates!: https://twitter.com/TES_Mangg Listen on Podcasts…
 
This week’s episode is Karen Kay, best selling Hay House author and the creator of Oracle of the Fairies and Messages from the Mermaids. Karen Kay co founded the 3 Wishes Fairy Festival in Cornwall, UK, with Michael Tingle. the pair also founded the first UK Faery Balls in 2006. Karen also hosted the UK’s debut Angel Conference in 1999. She was inv…
 
In this episode, we discuss the poem, Alvíssmál, which is a story of how an ugly dwarf named Alviss enters Thor's hall to make the claim that Thor's daughter had agreed to marry him. Thor thinks the dwarf is ugly and not worthy of the match to a goddess. Needless to say the whole ordeal didn't go well for Alviss. Shawn and David also completely for…
 
This is the final instalment in a series of four episodes about some of the characters in the Netflix show Vikings: Valhalla! In this episode we talk about Leif Erikson and the "discovery" of North America! Make sure to subscribe so you don't miss our next season for the JORVIK Viking Festival! Cast: Leif Erikson - Kameron Sahota Thorgunna - Stella…
 
This week Mathias and Daniel are sitting down with Kjell Braaten, long time listeners might remember him from Episode 80: The OG's of Viking Music (which is well worth going back and checking out if you haven't). Together with the boys Kjell is here to discuss his new album: Blóta, which he envisions as not just an album but a Blot ritual in its ow…
 
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