Mythology

Explore the magical tales of mythical monsters and legendary heroes in our mythology collection.

27Sep2014

Have you ever noticed that some riders have a small bell hanging off their motorcycle frame or handlebars? Have you wondered what the purpose is? Well, you have come to the right place.

Mythology
The Legend of the Gremlin Bell
07Nov2013

Can wishes come true? Sometimes they can. However, the consequences may not always be what you expect!

Mythology
The Snow Maiden
07Nov2013

When the rich and powerful use their positions to oppress and starve the ordinary people, is there anyone who can stand against them?

Mythology
Robin Hood
07Nov2013

At times of trouble we all need friends to call upon. The Macleods lived on the Isle of Skye; sometimes they faced great difficulties, but when things seemed really hopeless they could summon some very special helpers indeed.

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The Fairy Flag of the Macleod
07Nov2013

There are many myths about how the world came into existence. Here is one from China.

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The Black Egg, Pan Gu and the World
07Nov2013

Percival was a straightforward simple soul, who spent his days looking after goats. When he asked to join the Round Table the Knights fell about laughing. Find out who had the last laugh when a wicked Red Knight arrived in Camelot.

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The Knight in Shepherd's Boots
07Nov2013

When a big fierce troll arrives, spreading fear and terror on his father's farm, all flee in fear until only Boots is left. How could he possible defeat the troll when his older and stronger brothers had failed?

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How the Troll was Tricked
07Nov2013

It is never sensible to pick a fight with someone bigger than you, as the famous Irish Giant Finn MacCool found out. Lucky he had such a clever wife!

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Finn MacCool and the Giant's Causeway
07Nov2013

Deep, deep in the Birch forests of Northern Russia there once lived a ferocious witch, a witch that ate people just like others ate chicken. Find out what happened when one young girl entered the witch's hut.

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Baba-Yaga and Vasilisa the Fair
07Nov2013

Russian nesting dolls were first created in the late 1800's by a Russian man named Murmantov. The idea for the dolls was based on this old Russian nursery tale.

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Happy Together