GREECE: Christmas Goblins

December 22, 2016 at 5:25 am Leave a comment

Greek Christmas customs & traditions: Kallikantzaroi (Christmas goblins)

kallikantzari

During the year Kallikantzari are forced to live underground. Here, they spend their time sawing away at the pagan World Tree in hopes of bringing it down, forcing the earth to collapse in on itself and basically killing us and everything we know.

Kallikantzaros

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Yule/Winter Solstice/Winter Festivals/Saturnalia Kallo and the Goblins

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