Baku: The Legend of the Dream Eater: The baku, otherwise known as the ‘dream eater’, is a mythological being or spirit in Chinese and Japanese folklore which is said to devour nightmares. The baku cannot be summoned without caution, however, as ancient legends say that if the baku is not satisfied after consuming the nightmare, he may also devour one’s hopes and dreams.
Rokurokubi is a type of Japanese yōkai that has two types: one whose head can detach from the body, and one whose neck can elongate. The type whose head can detach is called nukekubi. Sharing the Worldwide JapanLove ♥ www.japanlover.me ♥ www.instagram.com/JapanLoverMe http://japanlover.me/cool/ Art by Little Miss Paintbrush
Say goodbye to sleep, here are 10 horrifying Japanese urban legends
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針女子 (Barbed Woman) Harionago is a frightening female ghoul said to be extremely beautiful. She has extremely long hair tipped with thorn-like barbs which are directly under her control. Wandering around Ehime, Shikoku, it has been said that when she sees a young man, she laughs and when he laughs with her, she will attack him.