Mix waters five times, castrate father god, create wooden people and perf￼ect world is ready!
The project is a visualization of the World Creation myths, born in different cultures all over the wo...
The core of the project is a map, which allows to trace similarities between different cultures as well as follow the world creation process within a single culture. You can also develop your own myth by switching to another route in the points of intersection.
These six myths were selected from more than two dozens to express the diversity in the ways and means needed to create human race. Christian story is taken as a reference point, because most people are generally familiar with it. The current selection of myths could be divided into three groups by the "source materials" for creation:
Chaos Shamans, Mande
World Parent Ancient Greeks, Babylonians
Ex Nihilo Christians, Maya
So, let the stories be told...
P.S. Authors don't claim that these versions of the myths are the most accurate ones. Neither they claim anything else.
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