ⓘ Folklore is the body of expressive culture, including stories, music, dance, legends, oral history, proverbs, jokes, popular beliefs, customs, and more within a ..

Simpleton

Simpleton may refer to: The Simpleton 1850, Alexei Pisemskys debut novel Simpleton reggae artist, 1990s Jamaican reggae artist Simpleton folklore, a generic character in folklore

Bloody Mary

Bloody Mary could refer to: Bloody Mary, a type of cocktail Bloody Mary folklore, a ghost said to appear when summoned Mary I of England, former Queen of England and Ireland

Moirang (disambiguation)

Moirang may refer to: Moirang, a town in Manipur Moirang Sai, a musical dance cum singing art form, narrating the legends of the Khamba Thoibi, originated from Ancient Moirang Moirang Thoibi, a princess in Ancient Moirang Ancient Moirang, a province in Ancient Manipur Moirang Ningthourol Lambuba, the court chronicle of the rulers of Ancient Moirang Moirang Shayon, the saga of the seven cycles of rebirth in Meitei mythology Manipuri mythology Moirang Kangleirol, the body of mythology, history and folklore, originated from Ancient Moirang

Classes of deities in Meitei religion

In Sanamahism, there are four major classes of deities. These are the Apokpas, the Imung Lais, the Lam Lais and the Umang Lais. Umang Lai - The Umang Lai is a class of deities which dwell in the forests and woods. They are the protectors and the protectresses of the woodlands. Notably, the Umang Lai sacred groves are preserved in dedication to them. Apokpa - The Apokpa is a class of deities which are regarded as the ancestors of the mankind. Every family and clan has their ancestral deity each. For example, the Khuman Apokpa is the Apokpa of the Khuman dynasty. Imung Lai - The Imung Lai is ...

                                     

ⓘ Folklore

Folklore is the body of expressive culture, including stories, music, dance, legends, oral history, proverbs, jokes, popular beliefs, customs, and more within a particular people. This also includes the oral traditions of that culture, subculture, or group. The academic and usually ethnographic study of folklore is sometimes called folkloristics.

                                     
  • Japanese folklore is the folklore of Japan. It is very influenced by Shinto and Buddhism, the two most important religions in the country. It usually includes
  • Meitei folklore or Meetei folklore refers to the folklore of the Meitei people, the Manipuri language speaking ethnicity, consisting of the folktales
  • Mormon Folklore is a group of stories and things that express the culture of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter - day Saints. It includes personal stories
  • An Oni is a creature from Japanese folklore They are described as large monsters who resemble ogres, trolls and demons. Sometimes they are described with
  • Folklore styled in lowercase is the eighth studio album by American recording artist Taylor Swift. It was released on July 24, 2020. Swift released the
  • Pakistan has a wide variety of folklore mostly circulated regionally. However, certain tales have related variants in other regions of the country or
  • called Kawatarou, Kawako, Kawaranbe, Gatarō is a character in Japanese folklore It is water spirit yōkai that is responsible for mischief. The Kappa
  • Bloody Mary is a kind of ghost of a dead woman in Western folklore This ghost is said to appear in a mirror after calling its name three times or more
  • Iron has an important role in folklore Cold Iron means weapons. Later, it came to mean horseshoes & fences. If you put an iron fence around a cemetery
  • host of legendary creatures, animals and mythic humanoids occur in Meitei folklore and Meitei mythology. Helloi Meitei: ꯍ ꯜꯂ ꯢ a class of seductive creatures
                                     

Moilang (disambiguation)

Moilang may refer to: Moilang Khampa, a hero in Ancient Moilang Moilang Sai, an art form originated from Moilang Moilang, a town in Manipur Moilang Kangleilol, a body of history, mythology and folklore originated from Moilang Moilang Saiyon Moilang Shayon, a saga of the seven cycles of rebirth in Meitei mythology Ancient Moilang, an ancient province in Ancient Manipur Moilang Thoipi, a princess in Ancient Moilang Moilang Ningthoulol Lampupa, an ancient chronicle of the rulers of Moilang

                                     

Umang Lai

The Umang Lai is a class of deities which dwell in the forests in Meitei folklore, mythology and religion. The term "Umang" means "forest" and "Lai" means "deity" in Meitei language. The cults of these deities vary from community to community.

                                     

Imung Lai

An Imung Lai or Emung Lai is any god or goddess worshipped inside the household of the mankind in Meitei folklore and religion. The Imung Lais are the protectors and caretakers of the people. People perform different rites and rituals to worship the deities. The main deities include Sanamahi and Leimarel.