Japanese Legends about Supernatural Sweethearts

Japanese Legends

Do you have a fascination for Japanese mythology or Japanese legends? It can be very fun and exciting to learn about these unique aspects of Japanese history and culture.
A little bit of background first: Japanese mythology consists of stories derived from old folk beliefs, as well as the Shinto and Buddhist religions.


The Robe of Feathers

The Snow Bride

Willow Wife

The White Butterfly

The Vampire Cat

The Firefly

The Princess Peony

selected and edited by Professor D. L. Ashliman