Slavic Mythology, monsters and gods, part 3

Slavic Mythology, monsters and gods, part 3

Minotaur. Greek mythological monster, had the body of man and head of a bull. He was killed at the hands of Theseus.

Minotaur. Greek mythological monster, had the body of man and head of a bull. He was killed at the hands of Theseus.

Mythological Monsters & Cryptids from the Philippines - YouTube

Mythological Monsters & Cryptids from the Philippines - YouTube

Slav Mythology (a small part of it)

Slav Mythology (a small part of it)

Travel booking site Venere made a spirited attempt to display just some of the mythological monsters of the world on an infographic. My first impressions were all positive.

Know the monsters of Earth [infographic]

Travel booking site Venere made a spirited attempt to display just some of the mythological monsters of the world on an infographic. My first impressions were all positive.

Mythology + Religion: Loki's Family Tree (Norse Mythology) | #MythologyAndReligion #Mythology #NorseMythology

Mythology + Religion: Loki's Family Tree (Norse Mythology) | #MythologyAndReligion #Mythology #NorseMythology

Winged figure, 'Harpy Tomb,' ancient Xanthos, Lycia, Western Turkey.  it was previously believed that the winged creatures in the frieze were harpies (Greek mythological monsters with the head of a woman and the body of a bird), but it is now thought that they may depict sirens carrying off the souls of the dead.

Winged figure, 'Harpy Tomb,' ancient Xanthos, Lycia, Western Turkey. it was previously believed that the winged creatures in the frieze were harpies (Greek mythological monsters with the head of a woman and the body of a bird), but it is now thought that they may depict sirens carrying off the souls of the dead.

Nordic folklore

Nordic folklore

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

Echidna - half-snake, half-woman, daemon of illness and disease; wife of god/monster Typhon; the two beasts bore a brood of children that only a half-serpent mother could love

Echidna - half-snake, half-woman, daemon of illness and disease; wife of god/monster Typhon; the two beasts bore a brood of children that only a half-serpent mother could love

While Gorgons (or Medusa) walk around on two legs, the elder Euryale slither around on the lower-body of a giant serpent.  Euryale are known as the Godslayers as their powers are extreme.  Of the three gorgon races the the Euryale are the most...

While Gorgons (or Medusa) walk around on two legs, the elder Euryale slither around on the lower-body of a giant serpent. Euryale are known as the Godslayers as their powers are extreme. Of the three gorgon races the the Euryale are the most...

Greek Monsters | ... Hekatonkheir Centemani Hundred Handed Greek Mythology Myth Monster-1

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Top 5 Greek mythological monsters in movies: Film Fight Club

Top 5 Greek mythological monsters in movies: Film Fight Club

Top 5 Greek mythological monsters in movies: Film Fight Club

The Monsters from under the bed won't let anyone else take what is theirs!

The Monsters from under the bed won't let anyone else take what is theirs!

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