02: Cosmic Eggs

EUC NMC Lecture 02: Cosmic Eggs A great number of cultures arun the world claim that the original creation entailed a cosmic egg, variously called world eff, mundane egg, hiranyagharba, often lnked with a large snake (e.g. Sesha, Typhon, Ophis, Eurynome etc.). Lecture 2 outlines some examples in various cultures around the world, focussing on Greece, Egypt, India and China.