Japanese mythology

Explore the rich world of Japanese mythology and immerse yourself in the stories of ancient gods, legendary creatures, and epic battles. Discover the hidden truths behind these captivating tales and embark on a mythical journey through Japan's folklore.
Kitsune | What kind of fox are you? - Quiz | Quotev Fox, Fantasy, Dark, 2 Colours, Black And Red, Fantasy World, Favorite Color, The Real World, Kindness

According to yōkai folklore, all foxes have the ability to shapeshift into human form. While some folktales speak of kitsune employing this ability to trick others—as foxes in folklore often do—other stories portray them as faithful guardians, friends, and lovers. Foxes and humans lived close together in ancient Japan; from this company legends of the creatures arose. Kitsune became closely ...

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Umi bōzu | Yokai.com Mythology, Fantasy Art, Chibi, Creature Art, Asian Art, Cool Art, Mythical Creatures, Japanese Mythology, Urban Legends

海坊主 うみぼうず Translation: sea monk Alternate names: umi nyūdō, umi hōshi Habitat: seas, oceans, bays Diet: unknown Appearance: Perhaps no other aquatic yōkai is as mysterious as the giant umi bōzu. Their true form is unknown. Umi bōzu are only ever seen from the shoulders up, but they appear to be roughly humanoid in shape, with inky black skin and

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