Yokai Wednesdays

Info found on yokai.com

Konbanwa, everyone! It’s Wednesday, and you know what that means! Yes, it’s time to look at some more cool yokai. Now, let’s go on a journey to the “Land of the Rising Sun”!

  • Byakko is an incredibly awesome creature of Japanese mythology. It’s depicted as cosmic white tiger that covers one quarter of the sky. Byakko is another one of the four symbols used in Taoism. It represents the Chinese element of metal, as well as the virtue of righteousness.

byakko

  • Wani are powerful creatures of Japanese mythology. They’re depicted as serpentine sea monsters with incredible shape-shifting abilities. Wani rule the sea, and live in beautiful coral palaces on the sea floor. 

wani.jpg

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