The Epic of Gilgamesh Study Guide | Course Hero
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Creation Stories, Meaningful Jigsaw Activity to Intro. any Mythology Unit
As a launch to any middle-school or high-school study of mythology, use this 45-minute activity where students in teams of four each read a short piece about the creation of Earth/humanity and then “divide-and-conquer” to accomplish the rest of the tasks. Lesson emphasizes the common answers that multiple cultures have concluded about the beginning of life on Earth.
Epic of Gilgamesh: Presented Via Animation and Song
The most renowned of Mesopotamian cultural achievements relate to the Epic of Gilgamesh – possibly the oldest known epic in the world.
Why Does Nearly Every Culture Have a Tradition of a Global Flood?
"Where is the wise? where is the scribe? where is the disputer of this world? hath not God made foolish the wisdom of this world?" (I Corinthians 1:20) One of the strongest evidences for the global flood which annihilated all people on Earth except for Noah and his family, has been the ubiquitous presence of flood legends in the folklore of people groups from around the world. And the stories are all so similar. Local geography and cultural aspects may be present but they all seem to be t
Is there evidence that the flood was global? | Bibleinfo.com
When we look around the world we do indeed find much evidence. Most scientists claim that the past can be understood by what is happening in the world today. The Bible describes a world-wide flood that was so great that it cannot be understood by looking at modern floods. I will list several examples from a study of the earth that a great catastrophe once involved the whole earth.
Death is not the end: Fascinating funeral traditions from around the globe
Funeral practices are deeply ingrained in culture and reflect beliefs and values. Here, take a look at just a few interesting funeral traditions from around the world.