Women and Music in Cross-Cultural Perspective

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The Sherwood Forest National Treasure Reserve, maintained by the Nottinghamshire County Council, lists sites to visit and things to do in and around the real Sherwood Forest itself. For example, his page on Apollo links to music pages Fiallos likes. Davidson', Folklore, 1934, 45, 3, pp.232-48; 45, 4, pp.317-41. In the first world the insect people started fighting with one another and were instructed by the Holy People to depart. It has the greatest number of stars compared to all […] The myth of Tantalus is about the punishment of Tantalus by the Gods and it is associated with many other myths in Greek mythology referring to heroes, that were punished by the Gods for their behavior or crimes.

The Solstice Evergreen: History, Folklore, and Origins of

Sheryl Karas

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En El Salvador, she is said to cry "Where is my children?" Moreover, Dean bonded with another sweet, terrified child and rescued him first physically and then psychologically, by helping the little boy come to terms with his father's murder. Miki I think you are thinking of Peremalfait. If on that night you dream of silver, gems, glass, castles or clear water, your lover is true and his declarations are genuine; if you dream of linen, storms, fire, wood, flowers, or he is saluting you, he is false and has been deceiving you.

Legends of Vancouver

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As we become more disconnected from social, we crave familiarity. As in the former cases, so in this, he received no satisfaction. At early dawn Kaopulupulu arose and partook of food till satisfied, after which he prepared himself for the journey before him. I felt so full of joy, too, that my heart sang within me, and I was glad to be dead. �In time I came to South Point, and there, too, was a great crowd of people.

Curanderismo

Robert T. Trotter

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Stocklmayer resolved to do something about it, so she and fellow CPAS staff member Mike Gore, a retired professor, channeled their frustrations over fairy tale physics into a traveling science show. The surviving wounded Star people climbed back into the trees. She herself, as the people would say, was forward to ask Aiai to be her husband; but he listened to her voice, and they went up together to her home and saw the parents and relatives, and forthwith were married.

He Moolelo Kaao O Kamapuaa: The Hawaiian Pig-God

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They were a renowned seafaring family who controlled the sea routes along the west coast of Ireland, charging a tax to fishermen and traders. Now when Colonel Howell of the British Army chanced to meet the daughter of the wealthy farmer Jarrett, who owned land near Valley Forge, he fell head-over-heels in love. Other Irish saints have ridiculous stories as well like St Brigid who was based on a Celtic goddess and had a magic cloak.

Myths and Folktales From Around the World

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Ashliman offers extracts from folklore works about fairy changlings in the British Isles. She was eventually defeated by Hippomenes, who dropped three golden apples during the race causing her to stop to pick them up. Many Native American myths could equally be called folktales: they seem to be about ordinary people, not gods. Mud filled its feet and claws and the cracks between its upper and lower shells. Mba was washed away and landed in the top of a tree. [ Kelsen, p. 136] A beautiful but mysterious woman agreed to marry a man on the condition that he never ask about her family.

Tembo the Forest Giant

J. W. Wilwerding

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A Scandinavian story cautions against mistreating the changeling. In Japanese Folklore there are nine types of dragons and in Chinese Folklore there are only three. But these beings fell apart when they got wet, so they made beings out of wood, but they proved unsatisfactory and caused trouble on the earth. The continuing potency of the myth (including its tragic conclusion--Orpheus is forbidden to look back at his wife but does so and thus loses her again) is shown by the fact that it has been retold in Europe by numerous composers of opera since the early 17th century.

French Fairy Tales: A Jungian Approach (Suny Series in

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Recordings of The Great Silkie at the Folk Music Index. The Seminole recount that when the Creator, the Grandfather of all things, created the earth, he made all animals and birds and put them in a large shell. About ten days after the finding of the stone idol the two old kahunas were sitting by their grass hut in the dusk of the evening, bewailing the scarcity of fish, when Kaneaukai himself appeared before them in the guise of a young man.

Indian Tales and Others

John G. Neihardt

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They live in the woods and are fantastically and individually dressed. Read more In Western culture there are a number of literary or narrative genres that scholars have related in different ways to myths. This is difficult to account for, more especially since the Hawaiians possessed no written language by which such knowledge could be preserved or transmitted. These were said to be flashed by a Cornishman who had been drowned by German submarine action.

Folk Tales and Legends of Warwickshire

Merlin Price

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They say that the Llorona was once a poor young girl who loved a rich nobleman, and together they had three children. Wikipedia states that banshees are frequently described as having long, fair hair, which they will brush with a silver comb. In the story of Kaneapua it is shown that he is the only one who had fished for aku at the Cape of Kaunolu, where it was started by Aiai. The objective of the course is to introduce students to the story of western culture and the main theories of myth, fairy tales and legends.