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Say goodbye to sleep, here are 10 horrifying Japanese urban legends

Say goodbye to sleep, here are 10 horrifying Japanese urban legends

Sorry for the swearing. Say goodbye to sleep, here are 10 horrifying Japanese urban legends

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Horrifying Japanese Urban Legends

Kitsune - cuya función clásica es la de proteger bosques y aldeas sabiduría infinita, esencialmente omnisciente,

Kitsune

Kitsune - cuya función clásica es la de proteger bosques y aldeas sabiduría infinita, esencialmente omnisciente,

The Futakuchi-onna (Two-Mouthed Woman) : in Japanese mythology, there was a miser who lived by himself because he did not want to spent money on food for a wife. When he met a woman who did not eat anything, he married her, but soon his stores of rice began decreasing. One day he stayed behind from work to spy on his new wife. He saw her hair part on the back of her head to reveal a gaping mouth. She unbound her hair, which reached out like tentacles to shovel the rice into the hungry mouth.

The Futakuchi-onna (Two-Mouthed Woman) : in Japanese mythology, there was a miser who lived by himself because he did not want to spent money on food for a wife. When he met a woman who did not eat anything, he married her, but soon his stores of rice began decreasing. One day he stayed behind from work to spy on his new wife. He saw her hair part on the back of her head to reveal a gaping mouth. She unbound her hair, which reached out like tentacles to shovel the rice into the hungry mouth.

"Fold For Peace" in Japan by swiss designer, Anouk Vogel. According to ancient Japanese legend, anyone who folds a thousand origami cranes is granted a wish by a crane. Anouk Vogel uses a lack of color to catch the eye and to represent peace.

"Fold For Peace" in Japan by swiss designer, Anouk Vogel. According to ancient Japanese legend, anyone who folds a thousand origami cranes is granted a wish by a crane. Anouk Vogel uses a lack of color to catch the eye and to represent peace.

Keukegen- Japanese folklore: a creature covered in black fur that lives in peoples houses. Its name means "rarely seen". It was a disease spirit, inflicting sickness into those who lived in its host house.

Keukegen- Japanese folklore: a creature covered in black fur that lives in peoples houses. Its name means "rarely seen". It was a disease spirit, inflicting sickness into those who lived in its host house.

Cryptozoology is the study of "hidden" animals. It is a pseudoscience that involves the search for animals or creatures whose existence has not been proven.  Many species that appear in cryptozoological literature are a part of cultural folklore, myths, or legends. There's one critical thing they all have in common:  a lack of evidence of their existence.  All we've…

Cryptozoology is the study of "hidden" animals. It is a pseudoscience that involves the search for animals or creatures whose existence has not been proven. Many species that appear in cryptozoological literature are a part of cultural folklore, myths, or legends. There's one critical thing they all have in common: a lack of evidence of their existence. All we've…

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Horrifying Japanese Urban Legends

♡ The Legend of the Tanabata ♡ Story here: www.facebook.com/JapanLoverMe Sharing the Worldwide JapanLove ♥ www.japanlover.me ♥ www.instagram.com/JapanLoverMe Art by Little Miss Paintbrush ♥

♡ The Legend of the Tanabata ♡ Story here: www.facebook.com/JapanLoverMe Sharing the Worldwide JapanLove ♥ www.japanlover.me ♥ www.instagram.com/JapanLoverMe Art by Little Miss Paintbrush ♥

I love these romantic Japanese legends. This one reminds me of the red string one too

I love these romantic Japanese legends. This one reminds me of the red string one too

Tenjō-kudari (天井下), its name means “coming down from the ceiling,” and that is pretty much the long and short of what this yokai does.

Tenjō-kudari (天井下), its name means “coming down from the ceiling,” and that is pretty much the long and short of what this yokai does.

Warning: Do NOT read these 17 Japanese urban legends before bed. They will scare the shit out of you. Trust me...

Warning: Do NOT Read These 17 Japanese Urban Legends Before Bed. Trust me...

Warning: Do NOT read these 17 Japanese urban legends before bed. They will scare the shit out of you. Trust me...