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Journeying the realms of virtu-reality where wo-man strives to decipher the conundrum........Note that: 1) may contain content inappropriate or scary for children. 2)In my ken, all beings thought of being gods are entities from other dimensions with supernatural powers way beyond regular human capacity. This made many people who experienced their presence misconcept them as gods, demi-gods, and.....Things are going to change when proportion of us evolves into 'luminous'
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Leprechaun

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The word leprechaun comes from the Irish Lú Chorpain meaning small body.

 

The leprechaun is a character of Irish folklore.

 

This creature is about 2'6" (75cm) tall.

 

It is very rich but extremely tricky and if you catch one don't take your eyes off it, or it will disappear!

 

Leprechauns are masters of con... They are very slick talkers and love a bit of fun...

 

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A Senee Ki Wakw

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A Senee Ki Wakw is a race Of Stone Giants In Abenaki Mythology Glooscap Tribe Grandmother Woodchuck; The Western Abenaki.

 

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Cynocephalus, Kynokephalos

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Cynocephali (Kynokephaloi) make a tribe of Dog-Headed (or Jackal-Headed) African or Indian Men.

 

They hunt very successfully and use javelins, bows and swords.

 

Other sources that circulated in the Middle Ages, such as the account of Alexander the Great adventures in India picture the Cynocephali much more frightening, -- with enormous teeth and breathing fire.

 

Several sources make them cannibals...

 

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Cailleach Bheur

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The Cailleach Bheur (Pl. cailleacha, cailleachan) is a blue hag, said to frequent parts of the Scottish Highlands and Ireland. Associated with winter, she is reborn on every All Hallows Eve and returns to bring the winter and the winter snows.

 

She carries a magical staff, which froze the ground with every tap.

 

She is also guardian to animals throughout the winter, and returns to the earth by turning to...

 

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Brownie, Brounie, Urisk

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The Brownie is a personage of small stature, wrinkled visage, covered with short curly brown hair, and wearing a brown mantle and hood.

 

Its residence is the hollow of the old tree, a ruined castle, or the abode of man, it is attached to particular families, with whom he has been known to reside, even for centuries, threshing the corn, cleaning the house, and doing everything done by its northern and English brethren.

 

The brownie is, to a certain degree, disinterested; like many great personages, it is shocked at anything approaching to the name of a bribe or douceur, yet, like them, allows his scruples to be overcome if the thing be done in a...

 

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Dragoniae 9: Gorgons

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In Greek folklore, a Gorgon is a monstrous feminine creature with snaky hair and of terrific aspect,whose appearance would turn anyone who laid eyes upon it to stone...

 

Later there were three of them: Euryale ("far-roaming"), Sthenno ("forceful"), and Medusa ("ruler"), the only one of them who was mortal.

 

They are the three daughters of Phorcys and Ceto.

 

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Wererat

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A race of lycanthropes so devious, so cunning, and so insidious that they conquer entire kingdoms without ever being seen. These are the wererats.

 

A wererat is a lycanthrope common in urban areas.

 

Wererats transform into dire rats.

 

A wererat is part of the wereclans the most common of the clans are Werewolves.

 

Wererats are wicked rogues and assassins...

 

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Manticore, Mantichora, Martikhora, Mantiserra, Memecoleous, Mancomorion, Manticory

Manticore, Mantichora, Martikhora, Mantiserra, Memecoleous, Mancomorion, Manticory | They were here and might return | Scoop.it

This beast comes from the forests of India.

 

It has the body of a lion, the face of a man with three rows of teeth and a notorious scorpion tail.

 

Its tail is lined with poisonous stings that it throws at its victims immediately.

 

It shoots by facing away from its enemy and flicking its tail backwards.

 

The stings are one meter in length and are poisonous to all except the elephant.

 

It creates newborn Manticores from the ground producing them quickly.

 

Hunters kill the young of the Manticore before they grow their poisonous tail and crush...

 

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Salamander (Elemental)

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The spotted salamander of the symbolists taxed the imagination.

 

Its alleged resistance to fire was such that it lived in volcanoes.

 

Pliny believed its body is cold enough to extinguish flames.

 

Its spittle was so poisonous that a man's hair would fall off his body at its touch.

 

Even this creature's presence was believed to poison wells and orchards...

 

 

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Despoine, Despoena , Despoina

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Despoena is a Spiritual being.

 

The nymph daughter of Poseidon and Demeter from the Greek folklore...

 

She was the goddess of mysteries of Arcadian cults worshipped under the title Despoina,"the mistress" alongside with her mother Demeter,one of the goddesses of the Eleusinian mysteries.

 

Her real name could not be revealed to anyone except those initiated to her mysteries...

 

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Grendel

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Grendel is a giant and deformed half troll-half ogre-like human...

 

This huge hideous beast has almost impenetrable leathery skin, large canine teeth with long nails at the ends of his claw-like hands.

 

He also seems to have supernatural strength and the absolute lack of fear for death....

 

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The Black Eyed People

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Who are the Black Eyed People? Demons, vampires, aliens, or something else entirely?

 

They're often called Black Eyed Kids or Black Eyed Beings, but what they really are is a complete and total mystery....

 

Most accounts of encounters follow a lot of the same patterns, though slight changes in each scenario only make the mystery of the Black Eyed People that much greater....

 

In most cases, a human-looking being with pure black eyes (including the normally white parts) will approach a person at their home or car, asking to be let in...

 

They usually have a very dry personality, almost no personality at all, unless they are told that they can't come in, to which they get very agitated...

 

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Vegetable Lamb of Tartary, Barometz,Borametz, Jeduah, Scythian Lamb

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Barometz is a legendary zoophyte of central Asia, believed to grow sheep as its fruit.

 

The sheep were connected to the plant by an umbilical cord and grazed the land around the plant.

 

When all the plants were gone, both the plant and sheep died.

 

Although it owed its...

 

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Poreskoro

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The Poreskoro is demonic humanoid from Transylvania.

 

It is thought to be the result of the forced marriage of Ana the beautiful princess and  the king of the Loçolico, the underground demon people...

 

Poreskoro has eight heads: four cat heads and four dog heads and a tail like a snake with a forked tongue...

 

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Vila, Wila, Wili, Veela 2

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Vilas are Slavic versions of nymphs, who have power over storms, which they delight in sending down on lonely travelers.

 

They live in meadows, ponds, oceans, trees, and clouds (cf. Leimakids, Limnades, Oceanids, Dryads, Nephele).

 

They can appear as swans, horses, wolves, or beautiful women...

 

In Polish mythology, the Wiła (pronounced [ˈviwa]), and in South-Slavic mythology the Vila (Serbian pronunciation: [ʋǐːla]), are believed to be female fairy-like spirits who live in the wilderness and sometimes in the clouds...

 

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Centaur 0

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The centaur is a legendary creature from Greece.

 

Its head, arms, and chest are those of a human and the rest of its body, including four legs, hindquarters, and a tail is like that of a horse.

 

Most centaurs were governed by the bestial half of their double nature.

 

Their behavior was uncouth, and a very small amount of wine drove them wild...

 

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Berserker

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Berserkers are Norse warriors who are reported in the Old Norse literature to have fought in a nearly uncontrollable, trance-like fury, a characteristic which later gave rise to the English word berserk.

 

Berserkers are attested in numerous Old Norse sources.

 

Most historians believe that berserkers worked themselves into a rage before battle, but some think that they might have...

 

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Dragoniae 10: Hydra, Lernaean Hydra

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The Hydra is a gigantic multi-headed water serpent.

 

The horrid beast terrorized visitors near the lake of Lerna in Greece.

 

Killing the Hydra proved to be quite a challenge, as two heads would grow back whenever one was cut off.

 

Hercules seized upon the idea of cauterizing the neck before the new heads had a chance to grow, ultimately defeating the monster as part of a series of tasks he completed which are collectively known as the 12 labors of...

 

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Dragoniae 8: GowRow

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A huge tusked cryptid lizardish/dragonish creature of the Ozark people of North America...

 

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Olgoi-Khorkhoi, Mongolian Death Worm

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The Mongolian Death Worm, is a deadly and mysterious creature reported to live in the Gobi Desert of Southern Mongolia...

 

The Olgoi-Khorkhoi is often described as a headless, thick and dark red in color worm-like creature...

 

It is said to spend the majority of its life buried beneath the desert sands the Olgoi-Khorkhoi which means, intestine worm, is feared among the people of Mongolia as it supposedly has the ability to kill people and animals instantly from a range of several feet.

 

Because of the mysterious nature it is unclear how the Olgoi-Khorkhoi performs this act of ranged killing; it is believed that the worm sprays an immensely lethal poison or that it somehow transmits high...

 

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Merrow, Murrough

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The Irish (Gaelic) Merpeople are called merrows and they can be distinguished from other sea-dwelling faeries in that they wear red feather caps to propel themselves down to their homes in the depths.

 

Should their caps be stolen or hidden, these sea fairies can no longer return to their watery homes.

 

The female merrow are very beautiful and, like other mermaids, appear before storms as an omen, but they are gentle by nature and often fall in love with mortal fishermen...

 

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Sylph, Sylphid (Elemental)

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Sylph is an air elemental from the European folklore.

 

This creature is made entirely out of air but is also known as a spirit of air...

 

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Cinnamon bird, Cinnamologus, Cinomolgus, Cynnamolgus, Cinnibird

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The cinnamon bird is a legendary creature probably from Arabia described in various bestiaries as a giant bird that collects cinnamon to build its nests...

 


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Vampire 0

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Modern culture has brought the vampire to become one of the most famous or infamous monsters of the night.

 

The following lists the most popular of modern vampire lore:

 

*Vampires are dead or "Undead"...

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Gullinbursti

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Gullinbursti (meaning "Gold Mane or Golden Bristles") is a boar in Norse mythology.

 

When Loki had Sif's hair, Freyr's ship Skíðblaðnir and Odin's spear Gungnir fashioned by the Sons of Ivaldi, he bet his own head with Brokkr that his brother Eitri wouldn't have been able to make items to match the quality of those mentioned above.

 

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