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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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Yale, Eale, (rarely) Centicore

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The Yale is a mountain dweller antelope- or goat-like four-legged creature with large horns that it can swivel in any direction.

 

The name might be derived from Hebrew "yael", meaning "mountain goat"..

 

This creature is native to the land of Aithiopia (Ethiopia) (sub-Saharan Africa), but mentioned in some tales throughout Europe...

 

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Blemmyes

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THE BLEMMYAI or STERNOPHTHALMOI "chest-eyes" were a tribe of headless cannibal men whose faces were set upon their chests.

 

These acephalous creatures were said to dwell in either Africa or India.

 

The Chest-Eyes were very popular in Medieval bestiaries and in the illustrations filling the Terra Incognita of old maps....

 

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http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Blemmyes

 

Compare with Xing Tian :

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See also the general type (Anthropophagi)

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Crocotta, Corocotta, Crocuta, Yena, Kynolykos, Leucrocotta

Crocotta, Corocotta, Crocuta, Yena, Kynolykos, Leucrocotta | They were here and might return | Scoop.it

The Crocotta is a legendary wolf like creature or a lion-hyena hybrid said to lurk in the forests of India and Ethiopia.

 

The Crocotta was first described by Pliny the Elder in his work Natural History, book VII chapter 30, as the combination of a wolf and a dog with tremendously strong teeth and instant digestion, able to change color and gender at will...

 

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