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50 Mythical Creatures From Around the Globe

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The Hippocampus is a glamourous animal of the ocean. They were the pets of the sea and horse god, Poseidon and would draw his chariot across the sea. They have the upper-half of a horse and the lower-half of a fish or dolphin. They love being out at sea and are fairly strong creatures with lots of stamina. They are devotional to their god and like to spend time with their fellow Hippocampi.

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Volgens de Griekse mythologie was de Minotaurus een legendarisch monster, half man en half stier. De zoon van Pasiphae en de stier die Poseidon aan Minos had geschonken. Na zijn geboorte sloot Minos de Minotaurus op in zijn labyrint, waar hij later werd gedood door Theseus

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... unfortunately for the ginormous creature, the demi-god Hercules successfully captured the boar – as outlined by one of his twelve heroic labors. Description from hexapolis.com. I searched for this on bing.com/images

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The peryton is a fictional animal combining the physical features of a stag and a bird. The Peryton was created and described by Jorge Luis Borges in his Book of Imaginary Beings, using a supposedly long-lost medieval manuscript as a source. G.River

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Pegasus Mobil Oils and Lubricants are supplied in the UK by Chemical Corporation (UK) Ltd www.chemcorp.co.uk

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In this visualization, the most influential gods and goddesses are illustrated in great detail.  The chart displays Mt. Olympus which is one of the most important places in classic mythology.  The impact that the gender roles have in mythology are discussed.  According to this depiction, some of the beliefs and practices in many modern day religions derived from classic mythology.

In this visualization, the most influential gods and goddesses are illustrated in great detail. The chart displays Mt. Olympus which is one of the most important places in classic mythology. The impact that the gender roles have in mythology are discussed. According to this depiction, some of the beliefs and practices in many modern day religions derived from classic mythology.

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Greek god Pan, god of the wild, shepherds and flocks, nature of mountain wilds, hunting and rustic music. - Pinned by The Mystic's Emporium on Etsy

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