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15 Spectacular Mythological Beasts Illustrations Japanese folklore

15 Spectacular Mythological Beasts Illustrations Japanese folklore


15 Spectacular Mythological Beasts Illustrations

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The fox. And cruelly hunted for a sport . Beautiful with its rich red coat - or silver , white . And a significant part of folk tales and mythology , dating ...


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15 Spectacular Mythological Beasts Illustrations

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Dragons are depicted as long, scaly, serpentine creatures in Chinese Art. Good inspiration for the yellow dragon in story of the 4 dragons.

15 Spectacular Mythological Beasts Illustrations

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A Kotobuki, a creature consisting of all 12 signs in the Zodiac, from Japanese

The gentle and benevolent Qilin of Chinese mythology

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Grendel, the beast of Hrothgar

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According to the Scandinavian mythology, the Kraken is a giant sea creature (said to be 1 mile long) that attacks ships and is so huge that its body could ...

According to the Japanese folklore, the Jorōgumo is a magic, 400 year old giant spider, that can change its appearance into that of a beautiful woman.

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A Wendigo is a half-beast creature appearing in the legends of the American Indians. The most frequent cause of transformation into a Wendigo was if a ...

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According to the East-Slavic tradition, Vodyanoy is described as a male creature with a fat flabby body, ...

The Bubak is a creature present in the old Czech folklore. It is usually described as a scarecrow looking monster, with the ability to cry just like a ...

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Charybdis: A large monster with a circular maw that usually remains submerged, only letting its mouth reach the surface. When it opens its mouth, ...

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2. Basilisk:

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... ghostly whale skeleton that is accompanied by a host of strange birds and fish. They appear on rainy nights near coastal whaling Japanese villages, ...

The legendary beast is the child of Typhoeus, the mightiest and deadliest monster, and Echidna, a half-snake, half-woman creature. Ancient Greek and Roman ...

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Said to measure between 65 to 100 feet in length, these creatures are rumoured to

Cerberus is the monstrous, three-headed watchdog that guards the entrance to Hades


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This supernatural creature from the Nicaraguan folklore is a shapeshifter. It typically takes the form of an attractive long haired woman who seduces ...

13. Hydra:

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Betobeto-San follows travelers at night, making the sound "beto beto" with its wooden sandals. For the victims, this can be quite traumatic but Betobeto-San ...

The Manananggal is a vampire-like mythical creature of the Philippines. It is described as hideous, scary, often dipicted as female, and capable of severing ...

Fenrir: A giant wolf in Norse mythology, destined to kill Odin at the end of the world, called Ragnarok.

Fenrir: A giant wolf in Norse mythology, destined to kill Odin at the end of the world, called Ragnarok.

The Chimera [ki-meer-uh, kahy-], or Chimaera as it's sometimes known, was said to be a hybrid of three creatures. This amazing creature from Greek Mythology ...

Japanese folklore describes Inugami as zoomorphic or anthropomorphic, dog-like beings. At the beginning they were normal dogs that are exposed to a ritual:a ...

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4. Yamauba (Mountain ogress)

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A cockatrice is a mythical two-legged dragon with a rooster's head. According to Alexander Neckam's De naturis rerum (ca 1180), the cockatrice was supposed ...

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The combination of a calm sea and a good weather is, with no doubt, an everyday wish for sailors. However, according to the Japanese folklore, ...

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1. The Wendigo

The fierce three-headed dog from Greek Mythology and the pet of Hades himself. Cerberus is described as a dog with three heads, a serpent's tail, ...

This reptilian looking creature from Japanese mythology is known for molesting women and harassing travellers. But that's not the only thing about this ...

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Cat Keiko (1841) by Utagawa Kuniyoshi.

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