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

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".

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]

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.

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

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)

The Rougarou or Loup Garou (Loup is French for wolf, and garou -from Frankish garulf, cognate with English werewolf- is a man who transforms into an animal.

The Rougarou - (Roo ga roo) aka. Loup Garou, Louisiana folklore I know this thanks to Supernatural 😂

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.

The Banshee, from the Irish “bean sí” (“woman of the síde” or “woman of the fairy mounds”) is a female spirit in Irish folklore, usually seen as a harbinger of death, as well as a messenger from the Otherworld. In Irish legend, a banshee is a fairy woman who begins to wail if someone is about to die.

The Cry Of The Banshee

The Banshee, from the Irish “bean sí” (“woman of the síde” or “woman of the fairy mounds”) is a female spirit in Irish folklore, usually seen as a harbinger of death, as well as a messenger from the Otherworld.

How adorable are these pom pom gnome ornaments?! Based on traditional Scandinavian and Nordic folklore, you'll fall in love with these little characters.

Pom Pom Gnome Ornaments

How adorable are these pom pom gnome ornaments?! Based on traditional Scandinavian and Nordic folklore, you'll fall in love with these little characters.

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