Index

Folktales and Fairy Tales
  Bite-size Collection
    Cat Witches of Japan (Japanese)
    Corrag - A Scottish Witch (Scottish)
    Shippeitaro (Japanese)
    Kasane (Japanese)
    The Crane Wife (Japanese)
    Star Money (German)
    Vasilisa the Beautiful (Russian)
  Longer Posts
    The Boy Who Drew Cats (Japanese) 
    My Lord Bag of Rice (Japanese) 
    The Ghost of Oiwa (Japanese) 
    The White Hare of Inaba (Japanese)
    Urashima Taro (Japanese)

Gods and Goddesses
  Bite-size Collection
    Amaterasu (Japanese)
    Brigid (Irish, Gaelic)
    Circe (Greek)
    Demeter and Persephone (Greek)
    Freyja (Norse)
    Hermes (Greek)
    Izanagi and Izanami (Japanese)
    Jizo (Japanese)
    Odin (Norse)
    Rhiannon (Welsh) 
    Susanoo (Japanese)
    Takarabune - Seven Lucky Gods (Japanese) 
  Longer Posts 
    A Benzaiten Pilgrimage (Japanese)
    Benzaiten (Japanese)
    Xiwangmu (Chinese)
 
Yokai (Japanese Folklore)
  Bite-size Collection
    Ame Onna
    Azuki Arai
    Baku
    Bat Yokai (nobusuma, yamachichi, nodeppo)
    Child Yokai (tofu kozu, amefuri kozo, zashiki warashi)
    Gangi Kozo 
    Hahakigami
    Haka No Hi
    Hihi  
    Hinnagami
    Itsumade 
    Kaibyo - Yokai Cats (bakeneko, nekomata, kasha) 
    Kappa
    Kawa Akago 
    Kitsunebi
    Kotobuki
    Maneki Neko  
    Minogame
    Musical Yokai (biwa bokuboku, koto furunushi)
    Nigawarai
    Nurikabe
    Oni - Japanese demons
    Todaiki
    Tsurara Onna 
    Umi Bozo
    Yama Uba 
    Yanari
    Yonaki Ishi or Night-crying Stones
  Longer Posts 
    Tanuki  
    Trees in Japanese Folklore (including kodama, ninmenju, jubokko, tsubaki, hoko, bashonosei, tengu daoshi, akateko)
Bite-size Greek Mythology
    Atlas
    King Midas 
    Penelope
    Prometheus 
 
Miscellaneous Folklore
  Bite-size Collection
  Longer Posts 
    The Greek Myths in Art

Folklore Information with Links, Resources and Art 

    Cats in Folklore and Art
    Dragons
    Folk and Fairy Tales
    Folklore in Art
    Witches 
 
Magic and Philosophy 
  

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