Myths are narratives that try to explain the origin of people. They involve supernatural beings who are believed to be the creators of the universe. Different cultures have different stories that they believe to be true. However, the gods and goddesses have different names depending with the role they play.
This essay is a brief comparison of myths, focusing on gods and goddesses and to its end, it will describe the elements and functions of goddesses myths based on the book “Myth and Knowing: An introduction to world mythology.”