Runic guidebooks are a popular genre of divination manual designed to facilitate “runecasting” (divination using runes).
Medusa is positioned as a woman whose possession of power makes her a threat to be eliminated, a reviled monster within the Greek mythology.
An introduction analysis of the portrayal of the Dullahan and Banshee in Celtic fairy tales and the connection to cultural beliefs of the Irish peasantry.
Feared in mythology from early civilization up to the modern age, it is ‘Dracula’ that infused the symbolism of the vampire into the soul of popular culture.
Johannes Bureus defended the idea that the ancient Goths of Scandinavia were the first rulers of Europe and Sweden the true origin of Western culture.
The belief in the early modern United Kingdom was that the devil branded the bodies of witches with symbolic yet concrete corporeal malformations.