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20An O-fuda (御札) is a talisman made of paper, wood, fabric or metal, having painted over a kanji representing the name or symbol of a kami (god or spirit) or the name of a Shinto shrine. This talisman serves as…
70Definition of Occult detective, but also books, videos and web sites to illustrate it.
40The occultism is the knowledge of the paranormal, as opposed to the knowledge of the measurable, usually referred to as science. The discipline includes all the arts and occult sciences (alchemy, astrology, magic…
00An ocean planet is a hypothetical type of planet whose surface is completely covered with an ocean of water. This kind of planet is often use a backdrop scenary in Science Fiction like for the planet Kameno in St…
00Ocean, in Greek Mythology, is the god of the ocean. He is one of the Titans, master of the river around the world. He is Tethys wife and has countless children.
30Odin (also Woden or Wotan), in scandinavian mythology, is the supreme god and creator, god of victory and the dead. He is also the father of Thor. The Cow Odhumla emerges Bure from the snow: this is the first of…
20Ogre (in folklore) is a man-eating giant.
10The Olgoi-Khorkhoi (aka the Mongolian death worm) is a mythical giant worm supposed to live in the Gobi desert, Mongolia. They say That it can spit sulfuric acid, which corrodes everything it touches. This substa…
60Olympian in Greek Mythology is the name given to any of the twelve Greek gods regarded as living on Mount Olympus. Their number always remains twelve but sometimes, some other gods can exchange their places at th…
60Olympus is the home of the twelve principal gods in the greek pantheon, identified in later antiquity with Mount Olympus in northern Greece.
20An Oni (鬼) is a Yokai (monster) from Japanese folklore who is, generally of humanoid form, gigantic in size with sharp claws, two protruding horns on its forehead, tousled hair and a hideous appearance. They ar…
30Onmyōdō (陰陽 道, The Way of Yin and Yang) is a traditional Japanese esoteric cosmology that combines natural science and occultism. It is based on the Chinese philosophy of yin and yang and the five element…
00Ophiotaurus in Greek Mythology, was a creature that was half bull and half serpent.
30An Oracle is a priest or priestess acting as a medium through whom advice or prophecy was sought from the gods in classical antiquity.
30An orc in fantasy literature and games is a member of an imaginary race of humanlike creatures, characterized as ugly, warlike, and malevolent.
00An organs thief is a person who abducts people in order to collect their organs for subsequent sale to the highest bidder on the black market, or to save someone he knows.
30Orpheus in Greek Mythology is a poet who could entrance wild beasts with the beauty of his singing and lyre playing. He went to the Underworld after the death of his wife Eurydice and secured her release from the…
00Orthros, in Greek Mythology, is a monstrous dog, son of the monster Typhon and the viper Echidna. It joins its mother, who will give birth to the Sphinx. It keeps the herds of the giant Geryon.
00Osiris, in Egyptian mythology, is a god originally connected with fertility, husband of Isis and father of Horus. He is known chiefly through the story of his death at the hands of his brother Seth and his subseq…