This is in continuation with my Mythology- is it a myth or reality series. For those who have not read the truth about my previous birth and how I am related to mythical characters click here “I acknowledge the fact that Lancelot is the handsomest guy in the world”. In this blog we are going to see the connection between Lord Shiva in Hindu mythology/religion – Noah in bible and Verococha in Inca Civilisation. I should here by recognize my mom’s hand in this blog as she is the one who enlightened me with the history/geography/mythology about Lord Shiva and thanks to my school for enlightening me about Noah during the Christmas day skits. Let’s see one by one, to start with the widely known story of NOAH.
Meet Mr Noah, most of you know him as a character in bible, how many know that he also appears in Quran?
Bible (also in the book of Genesis) refers him as the tenth and last of the antediluvian Patriarchs whereas Quran refers him as a Prophet. Ok what did Noah do in Bible/Quran? God was angry with the mankind, their wickedness, so he decided to punish them. But he asked Noah (as he is the Naatamai of the world then) the good man of the lot to build an Ark and asked him to take on board his family and representatives of the animals and birds (here I presume that our god forgot the formula of creation and so he did not want to have the trouble of reinventing it, so he asked Noah to get samples instead – one male and one female to be precise, for those who are wondering why one male and one female and some geniuses like Kartik who will ask what if the male species which Noah chose is impotent or if the female is not fertile – I will just ask you to die, go to God and ask him the same question).
Noah and his family and the animals entered the
End of part 1 – to be contd…