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Folklore Definicion

Guide to Greek mythology For when I'm trying to follow my smarty pants sister in…

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nutcrackers | Christmas Nutcrackers - Collector of Nutcrackers I need this for x-mas.

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According to Japanese folklore, a cat (neko) that has lived for a long time can become a kind of youkai called a nekomata (猫叉). It was believed that after a cat reached ten years of age, its tail would slowly split into two tails, and, along the way, it would develop magic powers, primarily those of necromancy and shamanism. Nekomata also have an ability to shape shift into a human form and are generally hostile to humans. There is also one kind of Nekomata that lived in Nabes

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Victorian Fairy Tale Book

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Polonia-Bamberki-Poznan

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Greenman wall plaques

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FREE 6 Poster Set for teaching the subgenres of Folktales: Fairy Tale, Tall Tale, Fable, Myth, & Legend. Visit my blog for more reading and literature freebies! http://imlovinlit.blogspot.com

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STRZYGA Female demon in Slavic folklore possessing two souls in a single body, identifiable by double hearts and sets of teeth. One soul passes on, the second remains with the body; it hunts at night as an owl, attacking travelers and those who wander into the woods, consuming their prey’s blood and internal organs. Decapitate the corpse and bury its head separate to prevent the strzyga from returning to life; burying the body face down with a sickle around its head was said to work as…

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Really interesting site!! Worth double-checking, but they've definitely done some research.

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