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10 Creepy, Sexy Fairy Tales That Should Be Films

10 Creepy, Sexy Fairy Tales That Should Be Films

Vasilisa leaving Baba Yaga's house (illustraions by Ivan Bilibin) Die schöne Wassilissa

Бажов. Уральские сказы. \ Художники Ковалёв, Буреев. Палех. - Советские открытки.

Бажов. Уральские сказы. \ Художники Ковалёв, Буреев. Палех. - Советские открытки.

Vasilisa the Beautiful with her magic doll as she faces the terrors of the dark forest, in Anthea Bell’s reimagining of the tale, illustrated by Anna Morgunova. Photograph: PR

Grandfather Frost and Baba Yaga: the weird and wonderful world of Russian fairytales

Vasilisa the Beautiful with her magic doll as she faces the terrors of the dark forest, in Anthea Bell’s reimagining of the tale, illustrated by Anna Morgunova. Photograph: PR

Gods Goddesses Legends Myths: Baba Yaga in most Slavic folk tales is portrayed as an antagonist; however, some characters in other mythological folk stories have been known to seek her out for her wisdom, and she has been known on rare occasions to offer guidance to lost souls. The #Crone is also an archetypal figure, a Wise Woman. Her proximity to death places her in contact with occult wisdom. She takes many forms.

Gods Goddesses Legends Myths: Baba Yaga in most Slavic folk tales is portrayed as an antagonist; however, some characters in other mythological folk stories have been known to seek her out for her wisdom, and she has been known on rare occasions to offer guidance to lost souls. The #Crone is also an archetypal figure, a Wise Woman. Her proximity to death places her in contact with occult wisdom. She takes many forms.

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