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Pied Piper

The Legend of the Pied Piper

Alternative Languages for Grimm’s Pied Piper Legend

Pied Piper, Flautista de Hamelin and Rattenvanger for example

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July 23, 2017 at 8:25 pm Leave a comment

RATCATCHER’S DAY

THIS DAY IN GEOGRAPHIC HISTORY

On July 22, 1376, legend holds that the “Pied Piper,” a ratcatcher, led more than a hundred children out of their homes in Hamelin, Germany, never to be seen again.

“And so long after what happened here
274 “On the Twenty-second of July,
275 “Thirteen hundred and seventy-six:”

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July 22, 2017 at 3:25 pm Leave a comment

La leyenda de Retua-Dumila

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April 12, 2017 at 8:25 pm Leave a comment

Folk-lore, Fairy Tales, Myths and Legends from Around theWorld

A Compendium of Rare, Olde and Forgotten Faerie Tales : A Children in Need Fundraiser
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December 30, 2016 at 8:25 pm 1 comment

GREECE: Christmas Goblins

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.

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

Grand Saint Nicolas

Happy Sweet St. Nicolas 🙂

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December 5, 2015 at 3:25 pm Leave a comment

Tír na nÓg

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July 22, 2014 at 8:25 pm Leave a comment

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