Sphinx and the Griffin

Sphinx and the Griffin

Exploring the curious connections between the Griffin and the Sphinx. There is a remarkable number of similarities in the mythos. We look at those in detail. We put forward information to the origin of the Sphinxs head, what it may have more likely been based on the stories – that it was the face of a bird of prey/falcon. The strong connections of mythological Horus / Apollo / Mercury to this. Was the Sphinx built…

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Beasts of the gods that were made of metal.

Beasts of the gods that were made of metal.

Within our mythology there are tales of creatures with what are described as bodies of metal; gods themselves and/or with metal creatures that have the ability to ride over land, sea and air. Gods and figures of history made out of metal. Today these tales are looked upon as merely metaphors that our ancestors used in order to try and describe a purely spiritual experience involving ethereal, mystical beings. Lets take a step back and…

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