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Domovik

Domovik

A domovik is in Russian folklore, a household spirit that resides in every home. The domovik traditionally is the ancestral ...
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Gamayun

Gamayun The Prophetess Bird Also known as: Gamaon Origin: Russia The Gamayun is among the magical spirit birds of Russian ...
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Leshii

Leshii

Leshii The Forest Lord Origin: Russia The Leshii, male Russian forest guardians, weep when trees are cut down. Leshii is ...
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Leshovikha

Leshovikha

Leshovikha Origin: Russia Female Leshii are called Leshovikha. Descriptions of the Leshii apply to the Leshovikha too except where gender-specific ...
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Marko the Gravedigger

Marko the Gravedigger

Marko, the Gravedigger is in Russian folklore, a monk who restored the dead to life. Marko was a gravedigger for ...
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