Fairy tales, Folklore, and Myths
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Fairy tales, Folklore, and Myths
Fairy tales, folklore, and myths from around the world, plus the occasional dash of history.
Curated by Pamela D Lloyd
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7 Types of Yokai – Japan’s Snow Monsters

7 Types of Yokai – Japan’s Snow Monsters | Fairy tales, Folklore, and Myths | Scoop.it
To learn much more about Japanese Ghosts, check out my book Yurei: The Japanese Ghost In the frozen north of the Japan, the snow piles deep and high and brings monsters. Whether riding on the avala...
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Here's a wonderful overview of Japanese snow monsters by translator, writer, and Japanese folklore and ghost scholar Zack Davisson.

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10 Famous Japanese Ghost Stories

10 Famous Japanese Ghost Stories | Fairy tales, Folklore, and Myths | Scoop.it
Japan is one of the most haunted places on Earth. In Japanese folk belief, Japan as an island is infused with supernatural powers--The very soil of the land is charged with potential, magical energ...

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