German folklore
German folklore is the folk tradition which has developed in Germany over a number of centuries.It shares many characteristics with Scandinavian folklore and English folklore due to their origins in a...
12 Things to know about the Rockefeller Center Christmas tree
Tag someone who needs to go see the Rockefeller Center tree with you one year!
15+ Cats Helping Decorate Christmas Trees
Cats love to attack anything that’s shiny, so during Christmas, the target is pretty obvious. The funny thing is that cats are one of the few creatures on this planet that can completely destroy your ...
Remarkable Christmas trees around the world
The lights have been switched on at Christmas trees from Washington to Lebanon. Here are the biggest and brightest
TOP 20 DIY Alternative Christmas Tree Ideas
Some of the coolest and most interesting non-traditional trees to inspire you!
Poltergeists: Three Famous Cases
CHAIRS MOVE ABOUT by themselves. Walls shake from loud, unexplained banging. Water drips from a ceiling. Hairbrushes disappear for days, only to reappear in their place on the dresser. These are some ...
Poltergeist Manifestations
Poltergeist activity is probably the most misunderstood form of paranormal activity, at least in conjunction with haunted houses. The word poltergeist actually means "noisy ghost" when translated from...
Poltergeists
"Poltergeist" is a German term for "noisy spirit".... which is an excellent description for this frightening phenomena. This kind of paranormal activity has made many victims literally run for their ...
Poltergeist Research
Initially meaning “noisy ghosts” (from the German poltern "to knock" and geist "spirit"), the term in its modern definition is now associated with physical paranormal activity inside homes such as m...
Bavarian folklore
The Free State of Bavaria (German: Freistaat Bayern, [ˈfʁaɪʃtaːt ˈbaɪ.ɐn], Alemannic German: Freistaat Bayre, Bavarian: Freistood Boajan/Baijaan, Main-Franconian: Freischdood Bayan; Czech&...
Bavarian folklore - Wikipedia
Saint Boniface
Saint Boniface (Latin: Bonifatius) (c. 675? – 5 June 754), born Winfrid, Wynfrith, or Wynfryth in the kingdom of Wessex in Anglo-Saxon England, was a leading figure in the Anglo-Saxon mission to t...
Saint Boniface - Wikipedia
Christmas tree
A Christmas tree is a decorated tree, usually an evergreen conifer such as spruce, pine, or fir associated with the celebration of Christmas.The custom of the Christmas tree developed in early modern ...
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Faust
Faust is the protagonist of a classic German legend. He is a scholar who is highly successful yet dissatisfied with his life, so he makes a pact with the Devil, exchanging his soul for unlimited knowl...
Faust - Wikipedia
Brothers Grimm
The Brothers Grimm (or Die Brüder Grimm), Jacob (1785–1863) and Wilhelm Grimm (1786–1859), were German academics, linguists, cultural researchers, lexicographers and authors who together specialized i...
Brothers Grimm - Wikipedia
Kobold
The kobold (occasionally cobold) is a sprite stemming from Germanic mythology and surviving into modern times in German folklore. Although usually invisible, a kobold can materialise in the form of an...
Kobold - Wikipedia
Reynard cycle
Reynard (French: Renart; German: Reineke; Dutch: Reinaert) is the main character in a literary cycle of allegorical French, Dutch, English, and German fables. Those stories are largely con...
Reynard cycle - Wikipedia