Renewal/Rebirth Myth and Belief: ‘Tree of Life’ in Middle Asian Turks and in Ancient Egypt*

“THE TREE” “One thing seems clear beyond doubt: that the cosmos is a living organism, which renews itself periodically. The mystery of the inexhaustible appearance of life is bound up with the rhythmical renewal of the cosmos. This is why the cosmos was imagined I in the form of a gigantic tree; the mode of … Okumaya devam et Renewal/Rebirth Myth and Belief: ‘Tree of Life’ in Middle Asian Turks and in Ancient Egypt*