Tag: greek folk
Before the Rooster Crows… The Story of the Greek Undead | Greek Folklore
Folktales from all around the world warn people of the hidden dangers that lurk in the dark. What does Greek folklore say about the undead?
The Mermaids of Greece | Greek Folklore
Are mermaids the same creatures as sirens? What is the difference to ancient Greek gorgons?
Drosoulites: The Greek Phantom Warriors in Crete | Greek Folklore
The folktale of the Cretan ghost fighters of Frangkokastello castle near Sfakia. Who are the Drosoulites?
The Story of The Haunted Bridge of Arta | Greek Folklore
Human sacrifice, ghostly guardians, and a cursed bridge. The folktale of the bridge of Arta in Greece involves all of the above.
Greek Christmas Trolls: Kallikantzaroi | Greek Folklore
Facts about Kallikantzaroi. The story behind the Greek Christmas trolls and goblins that try to cut the tree of life. All about the (modern) Greek folklore.