Objects & Places from In the Beginning: Creation Stories from Around the World

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Myth

This is a story created to explain how and why aspects of existence came to be as they are.

The Waters

This explains that existence emerges from a vast, featureless expanse of bottomless water.

Chaos / Emptiness

This explains that existence emerges from a similarly vast, equally featureless expanse of nothingness, energy without form or shape or structure.

The Earth

This object often comes into being as the result of material being brought from deep beneath the surface of the waters.

The Sky

This object often comes into existence simultaneously with the earth.

Animals

These often come into being before humans.

Spider, Turtle

These are often seen in narratives emerging from Native American cultures.

Eggs

These objects are a source of life and are often where creator gods and/or human beings emerge from.

Yin and Yang

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