Jewish folklore - Pinned by The Mystic's Emporium on Etsy

Lilith is the most notorious demon in Jewish tradition. In some sources, she is…

Nordic folklore

Nordic folklore

Nordic folklore, some interesting mythological creatures and figures (Also I love how the troll picture is from Trollhunter)

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baba yaga has said if the kids act good then they shouldn't have a problem but if they are being bad baba yaga comes takes them away and get the children takes home to work

Dark Corner Bestiary - Wendigo

Said to be a canibalistic disease of the heart/mind in which the affected person consumes the lives of other humans and things with no regard for the natural balance of things… equated to greed and a deep fear of lack. *clears throat* UNTIL DAWN

wintherharlekin: “ Scandinavian folklore (special focus on Norway) Pictures: Nøkken, Valemon, and Draugen by Theodor Kittelsen Dragon, Huldra, Trolls, Elves, (first picture), by John Bauer Fossegrimen by...

A hulder is a seductive forest creature found in Scandinavian folklore. A multitude of places in Scandinavia are named after the Hulders, often places by legend associated with the presence of the "hidden folk".

Elemental spirits of the Philippines | Mythical Creatures, Fantasy, Art

Top ten elemental spirits in the Philippines

The white deer. In Norwegian folklore, it is believed that if you catch him, he will grant you one wish.

The white deer. In Norwegian folklore, it is believed that if you catch him, he will grant you one wish. The magical life in Neverland. This where they are rescued from the human world when we chase them out

When you think about winter, what do you imagine? Maybe you imagine the roads, or shoveling snow, or being cold – boring things that remind you of how troublesome winter can be.

A few myths and legends about winter - from ancient mythology to modern folktales

Slavic Mythology, monsters and gods, part 3

Slavic Mythology, monsters and gods, part 3

Kelpie -- The Kelpie is a supernatural  water horse from Celtic folklore. They tend to be malevolent in nature. They are able to transform (usually into beautiful women) and lure victims into the water to drown them.

The Kelpie of Irish and Scottish lore. The kelpie will come to land as a beautiful horse, luring humans to it. Once a person gets on it's back, the kelpie races to the water, transforming to it's true water demon form, and drowns its victim.

These are just a few of the terrifying myths, monsters, and ghouls from around the world.

Halloween scares from around the world in chilling infographic

Werewolves have dominated legends and myths for hundreds of years. This infographic details their origins from around the world and explores the differences in werewolves culturally.

Werewolf Legends [Infographic]

For thousands of years, people have been obsessed with the shapeshifter. The idea of humans who could change into animals at will has been toyed with in all sor