European folklore
European folklore or Western folklore refers to the folklore of the western world, especially when discussed comparatively.There is, of course, no single European culture, but nevertheless the common ...
ArtClip & Behind The Scenes - CENTENARY ROMANIA EXHIBITION - [SEPTEMBER 16 -17, LONDON]
Centenary Romania is the message of our ancestors for the next generations to come. Priceless history ,culture and also the traditions of our people, lived and showed to the whole world. From experien...
Just a real-life Chicken Little strutting her...
Just a real-life Chicken Little strutting her stuff...
The Great Jack O'Lantern Blaze in New York.
Intricately carved jack-o'-lanterns blaze to life every night at the The Great Jack O'Lantern Blaze in New York.
Now you can sleep over at Dracula's castle......
Now you can sleep over at Dracula's castle... Would you dare?
Utilty Kilt Buying Guide
Kilt Master is the Ultimate Scottish Clothing and Accessories Company that offer an Extensive Collection of High Quality Kilts. We offer very low prices and most of our kilts within the price range o...
St. Valentine Beheaded-Feb 14, 278AD
Under the rule of Claudius the Cruel, Rome was involved in many unpopular and bloody campaigns. The emperor had to maintain a strong army, but was having a difficult time getting soldiers to join his ...
Dmitri Shostakovich - The First Waltz
Making the clip I used scenes from movies The Leopard (Il Gattopardo) by Luchino Visconti from 1963. Anna Karenina by Maurizio Millenotti from 1997, Anna Karenina by Joe Wright from 2013, Fanfan & A...
EPIC SILVER SURFER HALLOWEEN COSTUME TAKES NYC BY STORM
I've seen some amazing costumes throughout the years but this one is definately the most spectacular and most appropriate for NYC
Halloween Treat: A Night At Dracula’s Castle In Transylvania
Dracula’s castle will have overnight guests on Halloween, marking the first time since 1948 that anyone has slept in the Transylvanian fortress.
The Myth Of Ponce De León And The Fountain of Youth
On April 2, 1513, Spanish explorer Juan Ponce de León and his crew became the first recorded Europeans to set eyes on Florida. Legend holds that they made this discovery while searching for the Founta...
St. Patrick’s Day 2016: 10 Fun Facts About Ireland’s Patron Saint And The Irish Holiday
You may be surprised at how dramatically different today’s St. Patrick’s Day celebrations are from the true origins of the Irish holiday.
Who Was Lady Godiva?
You might associate the name “Godiva” with a brand of Belgian chocolates, but it was first popularized as part of a 900-year-old English legend. The original Lady Godiva was an 11th century noblewoman...
The Gnomist
Deep in the forest of Overland Park, Kansas little gnomes made a home. But how did they get there? This is the feel-good story of paying-it-forward, one little house at a time.
Classical mythology
Classical mythology or Greco-Roman mythology is the body of myths from the ancient Greeks and Romans as they are used or transformed by cultural reception. Along with philosophy and political thought,...
Classical mythology - Wikipedia
Folk Christianity
Folk religion, sometimes also termed popular belief, consists of ethnic or regional religious customs under the umbrella of a religion, but outside of official doctrine and practices. Folk religion ha...
Christianization
Christianization (or Christianisation) is the conversion of individuals to Christianity or the conversion of entire groups at once. It may also refer to the forced imposition of a Christian society. V...
Christianization - Wikipedia
Germanic mythology
Germanic mythology is the myths associated with historical Germanic paganism, including Norse mythology, Anglo-Saxon mythology, Continental Germanic mythology, and other versions of the mythologies of...
Germanic mythology - Wikipedia
Slavic mythology
Slavic mythology is the mythological aspect of the polytheistic religion that was practised by the Slavs before Christianisation. Old Slavic religion evolved for over a thousand years and some parts o...
Slavic mythology - Wikipedia
Celtic mythology
Celtic mythology is the mythology of Celtic polytheism, the religion of the Iron Age Celts. Like other Iron Age Europeans, the early Celts maintained a polytheistic mythology and religious structure. ...
Celtic mythology - Wikipedia
Mare (folklore)
A mare or nightmare (Proto-Germanic: *marōn; Old English: mære; Old Norse: mara; German: Nachtmahr; Greek: Μόρα; Ukrainian: Мара; Russian: Мара) is an evil spirit or goblin...
Agincourt Carol
The Agincourt Carol (sometimes known as the Agincourt Song, the Agincourt Hymn, or by its chorus and central words, Deo gratias Anglia) is an English folk song written some time in the early 15th cent...
Agincourt Carol - Wikipedia
Folklore of Italy
Folklore of Italy refers to the folklore and urban legends of Italy.
Beard tax
A beard tax is one of several taxes introduced throughout history on men who wear beards.
In 1535, King Henry VIII of England, who wore a beard himself, introduced a tax on beards. The tax was a g...
Beard tax - Wikipedia
Utilty Kilt Buying Guide
Kilt Master is the Ultimate Scottish Clothing and Accessories Company that offer an Extensive Collection of High Quality Kilts. We offer very low prices and most of our kilts within the price range o...
St. Valentine Beheaded-Feb 14, 278AD
Under the rule of Claudius the Cruel, Rome was involved in many unpopular and bloody campaigns. The emperor had to maintain a strong army, but was having a difficult time getting soldiers to join his ...
Belfast Brigade
"Belfast Brigade" is an Irish folk song, to the tune of "Battle Hymn of the Republic".
The song is about the Belfast Brigade of the Irish Republican Army (IRA), and in particular the 1st, or West ...