Slavic Mythology, monsters and gods, part 3

Slavic Mythology, monsters and gods, part 3

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Russian Mythology: Slavic Myths and Fairy Tale Art by Howard David Johnson

Russian Mythology: Slavic Myths and Fairy Tale Art by Howard David Johnson

Sirin – the half-woman, half-bird creature emerging from Russian mythology, which in all its many forms most closely approximates the figure of the Muse or Inspiration, soothing, gentle and incredibly lyrical. In an enigmatic etching, "The Eternal Game," the Sirin appears in a vision before a woman playing a game of chess; following a mystical strain, the etching seems to suggest that the Sirin is the woman’s alter ego and that the game she is really playing is a game of identity.

Sirin – the half-woman, half-bird creature emerging from Russian mythology, which in all its many forms most closely approximates the figure of the Muse or Inspiration, soothing, gentle and incredibly lyrical. In an enigmatic etching, "The Eternal Game," the Sirin appears in a vision before a woman playing a game of chess; following a mystical strain, the etching seems to suggest that the Sirin is the woman’s alter ego and that the game she is really playing is a game of identity.

Svyatogor is the giant-warrior in Russian mythology and folklore. His name is a derivation from the words "sacred mountain". He and his mighty steed are so large that, when they ride forth, the crest of his helmet sweeps away the clouds.

Svyatogor is the giant-warrior in Russian mythology and folklore. His name is a derivation from the words "sacred mountain". He and his mighty steed are so large that, when they ride forth, the crest of his helmet sweeps away the clouds.

Svyatogor is the giant-warrior in Russian mythology and folklore. His name is a derivation from the words "sacred mountain". He and his mighty steed are so large that, when they ride forth, the crest of his helmet sweeps away the clouds.

Svyatogor is the giant-warrior in Russian mythology and folklore. His name is a derivation from the words "sacred mountain". He and his mighty steed are so large that, when they ride forth, the crest of his helmet sweeps away the clouds.

Kikimora (rus. Кикимора) — perhaps one of the most popular representative of the demons in Russian folklore, one of the household spirits. All the “unholy” children — the ones who died before baptism, cursed by their parents, etc — were believed to become kikimoras after death.

Kikimora (rus. Кикимора) — perhaps one of the most popular representative of the demons in Russian folklore, one of the household spirits. All the “unholy” children — the ones who died before baptism, cursed by their parents, etc — were believed to become kikimoras after death.

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