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Study Guide from Ms. Happ's Mythology Course
|The Dying God is related to who?
|Son/ Lover of the Great Goddess/ Earth Mother
|The Dying God undergoes what critical stages?
|Death and Revival, usually symbolic
|For Dying Gods, death is usually a metaphor for what?
|Psychological descent into unconscious
|For Dying Gods, rebirth is usually a metaphor for what?
|Overcoming brokenness of ordinary life in favor of achievement of individuality
|Dying God is the ------ ------- in the mother.
|The Dying God is often ------ from a -----.
|Dying God often loses what?
|Dying God is connected with what?
|Sacrificial rights in which a sacred King was sacrificed to ensure fertility
|Dying God is often what for the community?
|Dying God often called?
|The beautiful one
|Who is the Dying God for the Egyptians?
|Who is the Dying God for the Phrygians (modern Turkey)?
|Who is the Dying God for the Greeks?
|Who is the Dying God for the Norse?
|Odin and Baldr
|Who is the Dying God for the Mesopotamians?
|Innana-Ishtar- rare female Dying God
|Who is the Dying God for the Christians?
|Who is the Dying God for the Aztec?
|Xipe Totec, Quetzalcoatl