Fables and Folklore

Fables and folklore are stories that convey a moral story. They usually contain some kinds of supreme being and try to explain where certain things come from. Folklores are usually stories passed down in a culture.

Asked in Fables and Folklore, Superstitions

If your necklace is backwards does that mean that someone is thinking of you?

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Put simply, Yes. That is an old wives tale definition. Along the lines of 'if your ears are burning someone is talking about you"
Asked in Bats, Fables and Folklore, Superstitions

Is it bad luck if a bat hits your windshield?

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Nope because it was not Tuesday the 13th I would say - only for the poor bat!
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Philippines' origin according to myths and legends?

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according to legends Philippines shaped like broken crystals..
Asked by Rodrigo Schoen in Fables and Folklore, Mythology

Where does the Tooth Fairy come from?

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A tradition of the tand-fe or tooth fee originated in Europe for a child's first tooth, and vikings used children's teeth and other items from their children to bring them good luck in battle...
Asked in Fables and Folklore, Owls

What does it mean when you see an owl at night?

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When you see an owl at night, it means the owl is hunting. Owls are out at night because they are nocturnal animals. However, there is a superstition that says if you hear an owl at night, someone close to the person has died.
Asked in Fables and Folklore, Owls

What does seeing a owl at night mean?

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That the owl is in a fit state to hunt, though feeling hungry.
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What is the main character of makato and the cowrie shell?

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Makato is the main character of Makato and the Cowrie Shell.
Asked in Fables and Folklore, Books and Literature

The book the prince who knew his fate theme?

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"THE PRINCE WHO KNEW HIS FATE" is a book. It is translated by: Lise Manniche. THE SCENE: This story takes story takes place in ancient times in Egypt and in an area that is now Iraq. THE CHARACTERS: The first characters introduced are the king of Egypt, his son, and the seven Hathor goddesses, who predict the prince's death. When the prince travels, he meets Chief of Naharin and his daughter. THE PLOT: For many years, the king of Egypt protects his son from the death that was predicted for him. The prince convinces his father to let him travel. He meets a princess, and together they try to prevent his fate.
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What character traits can attribute to makato?

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Cheerful, industrious, honest etc. Makato and the cowrie shell .
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What is a summary of the fable Belling the Cat?

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Why are the mice holding a meeting
Asked in Fables and Folklore, The Sims Video Games, Mermaids

Who is the writer of little mermaid?

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little mermaid is by HANS CHRISTIAN ANDERSEN
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The dog and the lion a maranao fable?

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the dog and the lion maranao fable
Asked in Authors, Poets, and Playwrights, Fables and Folklore, Short Stories

What is the summary of Morning In Nagrebcan by Manuel Arguilla?

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Read the story and I'm sure you'll figure it out. (Kaya mo yan kid) Here is the link for the story Morning in Nagrebcan http://compilationofphilippineliterature.blogspot.com/2011/04/morning-in-nagrebcan-manuel-e-arguilla.html
Asked in Christmas, Fables and Folklore, Vampires

Are elves real?

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No. Elves are mythological creatures. They comes from German mythology and were popularized by J.R.R. Tolkien books ("Lord of the Rings", "Hobbit" and "Silmarillion").