List of Russian Monsters and Fairies
with the heads of women.
powerful Russian witch which may be a remnant of Russia's
fairy faith as being related to the wind or the moon.
water monster which secreats hot oily liquid from its body.
spirit of the bathhouse, one of the most sacred spaces in pagan Russia.
mother type spirit.
spirits associated with the devil
spirit of the elder tree which acts as a banshee like figure.
god of the hearth and protector of a family, a brownie like fairy.
which are born frm the souls of unbaptized children.
of the barn yard.
spirits which bring rain
which come from the souls of still born children.
of the Domovoi.
spirit of midday which kills and torments farm workers.
forest king, he controls animals and throws wild parties which uproot
spirit of misfortune
or Incubus figure which rapes sleeping figures and devours their
spirit of the frost and cold.
hag of the forest which smells of moss.
spirit of the grain house
which can take the form of a dwarf, whirlwind or hawk.
of the rivers and lakes which will tickle people to death.
and chest of a beautiful women but the body of a bird. It sings for
those pure of heart, a song which kills those not so pure.
as a powerful knight
which comes from the soul of a person with two souls which can take the
form of an owl.
which weaves fate
knight from the steps
blood drinking monsters
fairy king of water ways.
motivation and personalities of the fairies in Fairy Tales
A Writer's Guide to Fairies, Witches, and Vampires uses folklore and
belief to explore the backgrounds, motivations, and personality traits
people most commonly believed that fairies had.
This book will provide you with tools to understand the fairies in that
encyclopedia of fairies with short entries or the fairytales you love.
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