Nordic folklore, some interesting mythological creatures and figures

Nordic folklore

Nordic folklore, some interesting mythological creatures and figures (Also I love how the troll picture is from Trollhunter)

Here's a Handy Little Guide to the World's Mythical Creatures

Here's a Handy Little Guide to the World's Mythical Creatures

#Mythological Creature - The Harpy by GuthrieArtwork

HARPY [noun] Greek mythology: winged spirits best known for constantly stealing food from Phineas. The literal meaning of the word seems to be “that which snatches” as it comes from the ancient.

(Ancient Greek: Πήγασος, Pégasos, Latin Pegasus) one of the best known mythological creatures in Greek mythology. He is a winged divine horse, usually depicted as white in colour. He was sired by Poseidon, in his role as horse-god, and foaled by the Gorgon Medusa. He was the brother of Chrysaor, born at a single birthing when his mother was decapitated by Perseus. Greco-Roman poets write about his ascent to heaven after his birth and his obeisance to Zeus, king of the gods.

(Ancient Greek: Πήγασος, Pégasos, Latin Pegasus) one of the best known mythological creatures in Greek mythology.

Hindu Gods and there Greek Counterparts

Hindu Gods and there Greek Counterparts

Hindu Gods and there Greek Counterparts - interesting but I thought Hindu gods were facets of the same deity. Plus that's not a pic of Hades, that's Zeus.

Which Mythological Greek Villain Are You?>> AAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH why does she look pretty?

Which Mythological Greek Villain Are You?

Medusa - Gorgon is one of the oldest and most popular ancient myths. Medusa in Greek mythology is referenced as one of the three Gorgons.

mythology gods and creatures | The Chimera, one of the most amazing creatures of the greek mythology

In Greek mythology, the Chimera was a monstrous creature of Lycia in Asia Minor, composed of the parts of multiple animals. The Chimera was one of the offspring of Typhon and Echidna and a sibling of such monsters as Cerberus and the Lernaean Hydra.

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