Maya Creation & Flood Myths: The Popol Vuh, Book of Mayan History & Culture


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Let's start from the beginning: The beginning of everything. Looking at the Ancient Mayan creation story in the Popol Vuh, we can come to a greater understanding of who we are, what our purpose is, and how to live a meaningful life.

Mythos & Logos are two ancient words that can be roughly translated as “Story & Meaning.”

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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. This channel provides interpretations and insight into these stories, to find and apply their meaning to contemporary life. All stories covered are treated academically. This channel makes no claims regarding the historical, scientific, or religious truth of these tales. Rather, its goal is to find the meanings understood by their authors and apply them to the modern world.

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