Mythical Creatures in Burmese Folklore

Mythical Creatures in Burmese Folklore

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Burmese mythology and folklore contains a wide variety of mythical creatures. Many Burmese creatures are part human or creatures capable of assuming human form. Most mythical creatures are endowed with humanistic mentalities, ability to converse with humans and also super powers. In the 20th century, the role and diversity of Burmese mythical creatures were diversified by Shwe Thway comics which depicted the Life of the Buddha, the Jataka tales and Burmese history.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 108 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 7mm | 168g
  • Log Press
  • United States
  • English
  • 6136678012
  • 9786136678016