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World Mountain

The notion of a central mountain is found in many cultures throughout the world. In the East it is typically idetified with
Mount Meru
Mount Kailash
 
In the West this world mountain is often seen as linked with or identical to a world tree, a world axis and a centre of the world (world navel or omphalos).
 
 
World mountain is discussed in Lecture 14: World Tree
 
 
Мировая гора (изображение на неолитической керамике. Средиземноморье
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