Flood Myths Around The World Jewish/Christian Aztec Hawaiian Similarities Tower of Babel Conclusion
Noah and the Flood Noah was surrounded by evil. God regretted making humans. God warned Noah about the flood. God promises never to flood the world again, he shows this with a rainbow.
Aztec Flood Myth The Creator warns Tapi. Tapi builds a boat.
Hawaiian Flood Myth God sends a flood. Nuu is warned about the flood. Nuu builds a vessel called the royal vessel. Nuu brings his wife and his 3 son’s wives. The cave remains there to this day as a testimony .
Similarities Humans became evil so god/gods wanted to start over. Some how the humans get warned about the flood. Humans are spared by either building a boat of some kind.
Why these myths have similarities. Tower of Babel. Bible story of Babel. Myth of Babel.
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