A brief introduction to some of the most interesting characters and creatures from mythologies around the Americas
Continuing to explore the female figures associated with Yule. Many of these figures were suppressed or distorted during the changeover to Christmas.
The Guarani Indians from Paraguay have a rich traditions of myths and monsters. Central to the mythology are two damned lovers and their seven monster offspring. Read more about these facinating legends and see modern artwork interpreting these myths.
Cryptozoologists study those creatures that are strange and weird and bring out the fear factor we love to celebrate at Halloween. Here be monsters you may be familiar with but whose existence is a mystery. Do you believe?
Snakes, also called Naga, are demigods in Hinduism, Buddhism and Jainism. A comprehensive study of snake iconography in Hinduism.
Some doubt the existence of a cult of worship for the Germanic goddess Eostre and the origins of Easter. This article analyzes the available evidence - including some that others ignore.
Unicorns are very popular in society today and have been for a very long time. Many people want to believe these creatures are real but most think Unicorns are a myth. This article will tell of the history and possible extinction of the Unicorn.
The fairies of Celtic folklore were not the whimsical darlings we think of today. Explore examples of the dark side of the world of Faerie.
Does Bigfoot exist? This has been an age old question asked many times, in many different ways. Understandably with the hoaxes that have been played over the many years of the Bigfoot debate; it is perceivable why so many would question its existence. Here is why I think Bigfoot is real and the...
There are many tales of faerie folk, but the Hungarians have their own unique ideas ... which is the basis for the name well known in that country: Ilona.