Mythology

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Pavel Quincoses Rodríguez
 Jun 23, 2019
Love mythology! This is a great podcast! Tuning in from Havana 🇨🇺

Tim
 Jun 7, 2019
Loving this podcast. So fun to listen while driving or doing housework. Keep up the great work!

Alex
 May 28, 2019
(THE LAST FEW EPISODES WERE CUT SHORT) absolutely captivating. Great storytelling and sound effects.you know you are listening to something good when it seems like it's over too soon and you want to hear more.


 Apr 19, 2019

****** Garcia
 Mar 27, 2019
My son's and I absolutely love love love this show. We can't wait until Tuesdays to listen. We were hoping to hear of other Gods and were so stoked to learn you guys are tackling Egyptian gods. thanks so much for this show. well done. 🤗😘

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Myths endure for a reason. This episodic audio drama brings ancient myths to life for the modern audience. Each episode presents exciting stories and analysis of each myth's history and origins, giving insight into how our ancestors saw the universe. Mythology releases a new episode every Tuesday. Mythology is a production of Cutler Media and part of the Parcast Network.

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The Odyssey Pt. 3: Return to Ithaca
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After twenty years away, Odysseus finally returns to his homeland of Ithaca, only to find that all was not well. A small army of suitors had taken up residence in his palace, hoping to coerce his wife, Penelope, into marrying one of them so that they could lay claim to Odysseus' kingdom. With help from the Goddess Athena, Odysseus sets about his plan to retake his throne.&nbsp;<br><br>Parcasters - What would you do if you had the hiccups...for seven weeks? Find out today on our new podcast, Medical Mysteries, available on Spotify, or wherever you listen to podcasts.<br>
Aug 20, 2019
The Odyssey Pt. 2: Odysseus' Journey
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As a guest of the Phaeacians, Odysseus entertains his hosts with the tale of his misadventures. He tells the story of what happened after he and his fellow Ithacans left Troy with the spoils of war. Here, Odysseus relays his encounter with the dreaded Cyclops, the Witch Circe, and his own descent into the Underworld itself.&nbsp;<br><br>Sponsors!<br><br>Care/of - For 25% off your first Care of order, go to TakeCareOf.com and enter MYTH.<br>
Aug 13, 2019
The Odyssey Pt. 1: The Missing King
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Nearly 10 years after the end of the Trojan War, Odysseus, king of Ithaca and bravest of the Greeks, had yet to return home. His wife, Penelope, and son, Telemachus, had no idea if he was even alive, though they held out hope that he would one day come back to him. After a message from the Gods, Telemachus sets out to pick up his father's trail and learn the fate of Odysseus.&nbsp;<br><br>Parcasters - Don’t miss the first episode of our new podcast MEDICAL MYSTERIES, available now on Spotify, or wherever you listen to Parcast Originals!<br><br>
Aug 06, 2019
The Amazons Pt. 2: Blood Debt
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In the wake of Queen Hippolyta’s death and Antiope’s abduction by Theseus, the Amazon Queens’ youngest sister, Penthesilea, was left to rule the nation of warrior women. Consumed with rage at the injustices done to her sisters, Penthesilea grew into a bitter leader and planned to launch an attack on Theseus’ Athens.<br><br>Parcasters - This week on The Dark Side Of, we move on from Hollywood and start our exploration of the music industry. Our first episode details the myth of the 27 Club, you won't want to miss it! Subscribe to The Dark Side Of on Spotify, or wherever you listen to podcasts.<br>
Jul 30, 2019
The Amazons Pt. 1: The Tragedy of Men
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For years, the tribe of warrior women known as the Amazons lived in isolation on an island far from the worlds of men, until Hercules and Jason and the Argonauts beached upon their shores. From that moment on, a friendship was forged between Hercules and the Amazon Queen Hippolyta. A friendship that would ultimately lead to the Amazons' destruction.<br><br>Parcasters - Don’t miss all of our special Summer of ‘69 episodes by subscribing to Parcast Presents: Summer of ‘69, on Spotify, or anywhere you listen to podcasts!<br>
Jul 23, 2019
Inanna’s Descent Pt. 2: Lusting for Life
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After Inanna, Queen of Heaven, was killed by her sister Ereshkigal, Queen of the Underworld, the world began to suffer in a melancholy malaise of sexless apathy.&nbsp;<br><br>Parcasters - This week on Extraterrestrial we delve into one of the most famous cases of all time, The Rendlesham Incident! Listen to Extraterrestrial today on Spotify or wherever you listen to Parcast Originals!<br>
Jul 16, 2019
Inanna’s Descent Pt. 1: Lusting for Power
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In Ancient Sumer, Inanna was the goddess of sexuality and the Queen of Heaven, the most powerful goddess alive. Yet, even as she stood at the pinnacle of deific power, she longed to conquer more.<br><br>Sponsors!<br><br>Pair of Thieves - Get 20% off your first order at PairOfThieves.com/MYTH<br><br>
Jul 09, 2019
Cú Chulainn Pt. 3: Prophecy Fulfilled
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The honeymoon is cut short when the vile Queen Medb casts a curse upon the fighting men of Uliad. She marches her army towards the castle and Cú Chulainn is the only thing that can stand in her way.<br><br>Parcasters - This Thursday on Haunted Places we explore the ghosts of the White House! You won’t want to miss this historical horror story, subscribe to Haunted Places today on Spotify or wherever you get your Parcast Originals!<br><br><br>
Jul 02, 2019
Cú Chulainn Pt. 2: The Gae Bulg
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When Cú Chulainn is denied the opportunity to marry the love of his life, he travels to the Isle of Skye to train under the warrior woman Scathach. Her training is legendary for its brutality, and Cú Chulainn realizes that he may not make it home alive.<br><br>Parcasters - Was Leo Frank responsible for the death of little Mary Phagan? Find out today on Vanessa’s other podcast, Unsolved Murders! Available now on Spotify or wherever you listen to Parcast!<br>
Jun 25, 2019
Cú Chulainn Pt. 1: Overwhelming Rage
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In the ancient Irish kingdom of Uliad, the God Lu and a beautiful woman had a child named Setante. He is gifted beyond all measure, but he's also cursed with a fiery temper that transforms him into a monster who cannot discern friend from foe.<br><br>Sponsors!<br><br>Daily Harvest - Go to Daily-Harvest.com and enter promo code MYTHOLOGY to get three cups FREE in your first box!<br><br>Pair of Thieves - Get 20% off your first order at PairOfThieves.com/MYTH.<br>
Jun 18, 2019
King Hadding Pt. 2: A Hunger for War
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After Hadding claimed the throne of ancient Denmark through war and blood, he found himself growing increasingly bored with the day to day aspects of ruling a kingdom. In his boredom, Hadding begins to seek out battle and conflict that leads to negative consequences for his kingdom, and even his own children.&nbsp;<br><br>Sponsors!<br><br>Go to Daily-Harvest.com and enter promo code MYTHOLOGY to get three cups FREE in your first box!<br><br><br>
Jun 11, 2019
King Hadding Pt. 1: A Hunger for Vengeance
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When the Norwegian King Swipdag invaded ancient Denmark, he slaughtered the Danish King Gram, sending Gram's infant son Hadding into exile. After being raised by giants, Hadding becomes a man and decides to seek revenge against the tyrant who murdered his father.<br><br>Parcasters - This week on Extraterrestrial, we take on the mysterious Anunnaki, supposed ancient alien gods. What is their origin? What interactions have they had with our planet? Find out today at parcast.com/extraterrestrial<br><br>
Jun 04, 2019
Pandora’s Box
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When the Titan Prometheus stole fire for humanity, Zeus sought vengeance against him and all he held dear. His most extreme act of retribution came in the form of Pandora, a magnificent woman who didn't realize she was simply a pawn in a squabble between the gods.<br><br>Sponsors!<br><br>Omax Health - Get 50% off a one-month supply of Omax3, plus free shipping and a 60-day money-back guarantee at OMAXHEALTH.com and enter code MYTH.<br><br>Pair of Thieves - Listeners get 20% off their first order at PairOfThieves.com/MYTH.<br><br>
May 28, 2019
The Book of Thoth Pt. 2: Leave It With the Dead
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The Ancient Egyptian prince, Setne, longed for the magical power the Book of Thoth could grant him. In order to acquire it, he breaks into Naneferkaptan's tomb, only to find the dead pharaoh's spirit guarding the book.&nbsp;<br><br>Sponsors!<br><br>Upstart - Hurry to Upstart.com/MYTHOLOGY to find out HOW LOW your Upstart rate is. Checking your rate only takes a few minutes—and won’t affect your credit!<br>
May 21, 2019
The Book of Thoth Pt. 1: A Bamboozling Baboon
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In Ancient Egypt, one god's wisdom surpassed all the rest: Thoth, the baboon god of intelligence. Thoth took it upon himself to maintain the balance of Ma'at, the force that sustained all life and constantly fluctuates between order and chaos.&nbsp;<br><br>Sponsors!<br><br>Daily Harvest - Go to Daily-Harvest.com and enter promo code MYTHOLOGY to get 3 cups FREE in your first box!<br>
May 14, 2019
Bellerophon Pt. 2: Soaring Victories
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Falsely accused of a horrific crime, Bellerophon is punished by King Lobates, who desperately wants to see him dead. The King sends Bellerophon on a suicide mission; to fight and kill the chimaera, a nightmarish beast with the heads of a lion, a goat, and a venomous serpent.&nbsp;<br><br>Sponsors!<br><br>Pair of Thieves - Get 20% off your first order when you go to PairOfThieves.com/MYTH.<br><br>Upstart - Hurry to Upstart.com/MYTHOLOGY to find out HOW LOW your Upstart rate is. Checking your rate only takes 2 minutes—and won’t affect your credit!<br>
May 07, 2019
Bellerophon Pt. 1: Justly Exiled, Unjustly Reviled
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After discovering that he was the son of Poseidon, Bellerophon dreamed of flying on Pegasus, an immortal winged stallion.&nbsp; With the help of Athena, Bellerophon would achieve his dream, but&nbsp; jealousy would eventually tear his life apart.&nbsp;<br><br>Parcasters - Did Poseidon play a role in the sinking of Atlantis? Find out this week on Unexplained Mysteries and Conspiracy Theories, where we cover different theories regarding the ancient sunken empire.<br><br>
Apr 30, 2019
Perseus: A Gaze of Stone
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Acrisius, the King of Argos, feared that his offspring would rise up against him. He locked Danae, his only daughter, in a tower to keep her from bearing children. Yet no tower can stop Zeus, king of the gods.&nbsp;<br><br>Sponsors!<br><br>Upstart - Hurry to Upstart.com/MYTHOLOGY to find out HOW LOW your Upstart rate is. Checking your rate only takes 2 minutes—and won’t affect your credit!<br><br>
Apr 23, 2019
Amaterasu Pt. 2: The Sun Hides Its Face
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Ancient Japan was ruled by the gods who lived in heaven, and the kami who roamed the earth. The most important god of all was Amaterasu, goddess of the sun, who gave life. However, after fighting with her brother, Amaterasu hid herself from the world, leaving everything to die.&nbsp;<br><br>Sponsors!<br><br>Daily Harvest - Go to DAILY-HARVEST.com and enter promo code MYTHOLOGY to get three cups FREE in your first box!<br><br>
Apr 16, 2019
Amaterasu Pt. 1: Shining Brilliance
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In Ancient Japan, practitioners of the Shinto religion worshiped Amaterasu, goddess of beauty and the sun. Amaterasu lives in the heavens shining her brilliance down upon the Earth. Yet, her brother, Susano-O, god of storms and seas, destroys her creations out of spite.&nbsp;<br><br>Sponsors!<br><br>Robinhood - Robinhood is giving listeners of Mythology a FREE stock like Apple, Ford, or Sprint to help you build your portfolio. Sign up at Mythology.Robinhood.com.<br><br>Upstart - Hurry to Upstart.com/MYTHOLOGY to find out HOW LOW your Upstart rate is! Checking your rate only takes 2 minutes—and won’t affect your credit!<br><br><br>
Apr 09, 2019
Osiris and Isis Pt. 2: Chaos Reigns
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Seth, the god of chaos and violence, ruled over Ancient Egypt after murdering his brother, Osiris. Now Isis, Osiris's wife and goddess of magic and compassion, set out on a quest to bring Osiris back to life. However, Seth does not plan on giving up his power easily.<br><br>Parcasters - Do you want a ton of gold? Maybe you'll be the one to find the mythical city of El Dorado. Check out our most recent episode of Gone now at parcast.com/gone<br><br>
Apr 02, 2019
Osiris and Isis Pt. 1: Good Intentions, Evil Siblings
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Together they wish to lead the world to peace and prosperity, but their tyrannical grandfather stands in their way. When Isis figures out how to gain power, a nefarious villain would soon enact a plot against them that would change the fate of Egypt forever.<br><br>Sponsors!<br><br>Upstart - Hurry to Upstart dot com slash MYTHOLOGY to find out HOW LOW your Upstart rate is!<br><br><br>
Mar 26, 2019
Jason and the Golden Fleece Pt. 2
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After traveling most of the globe, Jason finds the fleece guarded by a tyrannical king, his army, and a dragon. Faced with such steep odds, Jason doubts his own talents. But the gods soon send him help... In the form of the King's daughter.<br><br>Parcasters - Interested in the journey of a real life hero? Check out our recent episodes of Hostage covering the captivity of John McCain at parcast.com/hostage<br><br><br>
Mar 19, 2019
Jason and the Golden Fleece Pt. 1
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Jason crafts the finest ship ever built and crews it with the greatest men from Greek legend. This group of warriors then travels far across the sea facing beast, giants, and obstacles the likes of which have never been seen before. The fleece soon proves to be more difficult to acquire than Jason could have possibly imagined.<br><br>Sponsors!<br><br>BetterHelp - Mythology listeners get 10% off your first month with discount code MYTH. Go to BetterHelp.com/Myth.<br><br>Robinhood - Robinhood is giving listeners of Mythology a FREE stock like Apple, Ford, or Sprint to help you build your portfolio. Sign up at Mythology.Robinhood.com.<br><br>
Mar 12, 2019
The Pride of Narcissus Pt. 2
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After driving a man to suicide, Narcissus's self-obsessed worldview only grows. He soon finds himself stalked by Nemesis, the goddess of vengeance, and his story ends when he rejects a Nymph named Echo. This rejection was just one too many.<br><br>Parcasters - To learn about an iconic event in American history, check out our our new episode on John McCain on HOSTAGE, wherever you get your shows. Listen now at parcast.com/hostage<br><br>Sponsors!<br><br>BetterHelp - Go to BetterHelp dot com slash Myth to get 10% off your first month with discount code MYTH.<br><br>
Mar 05, 2019
The Pride of Narcissus Pt. 1
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Blessed with nearly divine beauty, the mortal man Narcissus finds himself the object of affection from all around him. As his pride grows to momentous levels, he leaves behind him a trail of tears borne from rejection. Eventually, those tears turn to blood.<br><br>Sponsors!<br><br>Upstart - Hurry to Upstart.com/MYTHOLOGY to find out HOW LOW your Upstart rate is!&nbsp;<br><br>
Feb 26, 2019
Introducing Mythology
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Gods and heroes. Titans and transformations. Life before earth, and after it. Mythology uses half-humans to explore what it means to be human. And the newest podcast from Parcast explores Mythology. Through audio-drama, we bring these stories to life. Then, we examine where myths come from, what they mean, and how they shape our world today. New episodes of Mythology come out every Tuesday.&nbsp;
Nov 16, 2018
Find Full Archive of Mythology on Stitcher Premium
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We now offer our complete AD-FREE archives of episodes six months or older on Stitcher Premium!&nbsp;<br><br>To get a free month of Stitcher Premium, go to StitcherPremium.com/PARCAST and use the promo code PARCAST.&nbsp;
Dec 31, 2013