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Although nobody has ever seen these creatures, they are still believed to exist. Many archeologists have tried to find clues to prove that these creatures existed or that they do exist. It is believed that the Werewolf sometimes transforms under the influence of a full moon, roams about at night, devouring infants or corpses.

As a subject for 20th century horror films, the werewolf tradition is second only to the vampire tradition in popularity. Werewolves are believed to canada goose outlet new york turn into vampires after death.

Canada Goose sale MermaidIn folklore, supernatural, sea dwelling creature with the head and upper body of a beautiful woman and the lower body of a fish. The mermaid is frequently described as appearing above the surface of the water and combining her canada goose jacket outlet uk long hair with one hand while holding a mirror in the other. Mermaids, in the numerous tales told of them, often foretell the future, sometimes under compulsion; give supernatural powers to human beings; or fall in love with human beings and entice their mortal lovers to follow them beneath the sea. Canada Goose sale

canada goose store Though sometimes kindly, mermaids were usually dangerous to man. Their gifts brought misfortune, and, if offended, the beings caused floods or other disasters. To see one on a voyage was an omen of shipwreck. They sometimes lured mortals to death by drowning, as did the Lorelei of the Rhine, or enticed young people to live with them underwater, as did the mermaid whose image is carved on a bench canada goose outlet in the church of Zennor, Cornwall, England. canada goose store

canada goose factory sale Sirens In Greek mythology, sea nymphs, who have the bodies of birds and the heads of women, are believed the daughters of the sea god Phorcys or of the river god Achelous. The sirens had such sweet voices that sailors who heard canada goose outlet ontario their songs were lured into grounding their boats on the rocks on which the nymphs sang. canada goose factory sale

The Sirens seem to have evolved from a primitive tale of the perils of early exploration combined with an Oriental image of a bird woman. a winged ghost that stole the living to share its fate.

canada goose coats on sale VampireIn folklore, a bloodsucking creature, supposedly the restless canada goose outlet england soul of a heretic, criminal, or suicide corpse that rises from the grave during the night, often in the form of a bat and, for nourishment, canada goose outlet in csjpembroke new york sucks the blood of sleeping humans. By daybreak it must return to its grave. Its victims become vampires after death. Various people supposedly avert vampires, but, according to tradition, they can be destroyed only by cremation or by stakes driven through their hearts. Belief in vampires originated in ancient times and was specially widespread among the Slavs. canada goose coats on sale

Typically the vampire had a pallid face, staring eyes, and protruding incisor teeth and fed by biting and sucking blood from the victim’s throat. Count Dracula, its “undead” villain from Transylvania, became the representative type of vampire.

SphinxAn Egyptian and Greek mythological, creature with a human head and the body of a lion, canada goose outlet niagara falls and the wings of a bird. Lying crouched on a rock, she accosted all who were about to enter the city of Thebes by asking them a riddle. “What is it that has four feet in the morning, two at noon, and three at night?” If they could not solve the riddle, she killed them.

Canada Goose Coats On Sale When Oedipus, a legendary hero, solved the riddle by canada goose outlet near me answering, “Man, who crawls on all fours in infancy, walks on two feet when grown and walks with the help of a stick in old age,” the sphinx killed herself. From canada goose outlet store near me this tale apparently grew the legend that the sphinx was omniscient, and even today the wisdom of the sphinx is proverbial. Canada Goose Coats On Sale

Canada Goose Outlet Dragon A legendary reptilian monster similar in form to a scaly lizard or snake with a barbed tail and usually represented as having wings, huge claws and a fiery breadth. In some folklore of antiquity, the dragon symbolizes destruction and evil. Christianity inherited the Hebraic conception of the dragon, which figures in all the important apocalyptic literature of the Bible. In Christian art, a dragon is the symbol of sin. It is often represented as crushed under the saints’ and martyrs’ feet. Canada Goose Outlet

In certain mythologies, the dragon is more generally credited with beneficent powers. The ancient Greeks and Romans believed that dragons had the ability to understand and to convey to mortals the secrets of the Earth. The dragon also figures in the mythology of various oriental countries, notably Japan and China. Among the Chinese people, the dragon is traditionally regarded as a symbol of good fortune and is worshipped in the Taost religion.7 years ago from Philippines, Southeast Asia, Earth ^_^

canada goose Among the mythical creatures here, sirens really caught my attention. I never knew anything about them before! So they have sweet voices, bodies of a bird, and faces of a woman interesting! Thanks for sharing this hub.7 years ago canada goose

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