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    Glooskap and Malsum in Native American Mythology

    How it all started With most twins or siblings in mythologies, we could always assume that one is evil and the other one is good. The same can be said between Glooskap and Malsum from the Wabanaki Native American Mythology. Here is one of the many stories of them: Before the earth is how it […]

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    Ahriman and Ahura Mazda in Zoroastrian Mythology

    Who were Ahriman and Ahura Mazda? Ahriman and Ahura Mazda, they are gods in the Zoroastrian Mythology from Persia and they are twin brothers. In stories like this, when there is good, there would always be evil. Thus Ahriman was the evil one, he was the force behind anger, greed, envy and other negative emotions […]

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    5 Creepy Creatures in Filipino Folklore

    The Philippines have a lot of folklore and mythology. They include creepy creatures as well. In Filipino Folklore, creatures there are many creatures that exists out of your imagination. Some are dangerous while some just wants to live their own lives. Here are 5 of these creatures that you’d definitely not want to meet. 5. […]

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    5 Native American Folklore Creatures

    The Native American beliefs has a lot of mystical spirits, folklore and even weird creatures. This post will be talking about the different creepy creatures that can be found in their folklore. Enjoy~

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    Apollo and Artemis in Greek Mythology

    The story of Apollo and Artemis from Greek Mythology Apollo and Artemis are 2 of the many children of Zeus. Apollo, who was the favourite son of Zeus was the God of the Sun and Music. Artemis was the Goddess of the Hunt and Moon. But before they became a God and Goddess, while still in […]

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    5 Weird Creatures in Japanese Folklore

    Yokai are creatures talked about in Japanese folklore. Weird creatures that goes beyond normal thinking. We’ll talk about the mokumokuren, nurikabe, akateko, kamaitachi and ittan momen.

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    5 Rain Yokai in Japanese Folklore

    Yokai are folklore creatures from Japan. Creatures that are weird, creepy, dangerous or even funny. Japan has a collection of Yokai as they really do like their scary stories especially during summer. But here are 5 out of many that comes out especially during rainfall.

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    5 Scary Women in Japanese Folklore

    Japan has a lot of stories of weird creatures in their collection. These folklore creatures may be identified with many names such as Yokai or bakemono or even ayakashi. This list will talk about 5 scary women in Japanese folklore. 5. Jorogumo Which could mean either binding bride or whore spider. In the Edo period, […]

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    5 Popular Yokai in Manga and Anime

    Yokai are creatures found in Japanese folklore. They may be scary, funny or just plain weird. Here are 5 Yokai that are pretty well known and always makes its appearance in anime and manga. 5. Kappa Most of you who frequent twitch would think of a different Kappa when you hear that name. But for […]

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    5 Korean Mythological Creatures

    This article will talk about 5 Korean mythological creatures. It will focus on both the South and North Korean creatures. The mythology in Korea, Japan and China usually coincide with each other, so you may get a few similarities in their mythological creatures.

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    5 Germanic Mythological Creatures

    Here are 5 Germanic Mythological creatures. Most of these creatures would kill you. So aren’t you glad they are only mythological and not a common occurrence? 5. Alp The Alps are creatures that appear in nightmares in the middle of the night. These creatures would appear in the dreams of men and women but prefers […]