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Cats in Celtic Folklore
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Barb
- 1162 days ago - playfulkitty.net
Mummified Hand From Yorkshire May Be Last Hand of Glory Still in Existence | Ancient Origins
Offbeat  (tags: hand of glory, folklore, thieves, mummified hand, Yorkshire, gallows, hanged man, mandrake root, candle, freaky, creative storytelling )

Barbara
- 1172 days ago - ancient-origins.net
a mummified hand found in Castleton, North Yorkshire, England is the only known 'Hand of Glory' a grotesque artifact meant to aid thieves in their work during the night, still in existence. This mummified hand supposedly has the power to "entrance humans"
Mind Who You Call a 'Birdbrain'
Offbeat  (tags: jungle crows, Tokyo, Japan, animal intelligence, birdbrain, relative size, pest, forest demons, folklore, pest )

Naoko
- 3111 days ago - search.japantimes.co.jp
Eiichi Izawa of Keio University in Tokyo calls them "feathered primates." In Japanese folklore they are the origin of the forest demons known as 'karasutengu.' Scientists classify them as 'Corvus macrorhynchos.' The rest of us know them as jungle crows.
   

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