Comparative Mythology/Creation Myths

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African Creation Myths
See also the Wikipedia article on the Baluba.
    • The Creation deity Kabezya-Mpungu decides that humans should see him no longer. After ordering the forces of the world, he disappears. As a "replacement" he sends Mutima, the heart (the life-giving principle). So in this myth, an interesting connection is made between the invisibility or unavailability of God and the endowment of humans with a divine component.
Middle Eastern Creation Myths