10 Versions Of Hell From Different Mythologies


Narak is the version of hell based on Hindu mythology. This underworld is divided into 25 realms, and you are sentenced to spend eternity in one of these hells based on your sins. One of these realms includes you being boiled in hot oil for eternity, while another involves you punishing yourself for the rest of time.


Helheim is the place Vikings are sent if they haven’t died a honorable death. Helheim is supposed to be an extremely cold place that is guarded by a four-eyed, blood-soaked hound called Garmr, and a giant eagle called ‘corpse-eater’. There is also a place in Helheim called Niflhel, where the especially horrible vikings are apparently sent.