It is one of the most famous urban legends in Russia. This story has been told in Russia for a long time. It is a story based upon an old witch. Baba means "old lady." The fear of Baba Yaga started after the 12th century only. Before that time period, Baba Yaga was portrayed as a person who did good to the people of their surroundings. Because during that period of time, old people were considered as leaders or wise people of the village. They were also known to be the saviors of their culture. They were also considered to have some magical powers.
Teressa fidalgo and Devil's pool
There are many scary messages roaming on the internet after the name Teresa Fidalgo. It became famous in the year 2014. A message was shared between the tennagers during that period. That message was "I am Teresa Fidalgo and if you don’t post this on 20 other photos, I will sleep with you forever," the quote spammed at the bottom of thousands of Instagram pictures this week somewhat ambiguously warns.
The candy lady
This is one of the most famous urban legends in Texas. Many people in Texas say that this incident took place in real life. Because of the incidents during the late 19th century and the start of the 20th century, this legend was created. The candy lady mentioned here is Clara Crane. Clara Crane was born in 1891 in Texas, then she was forcefully married to an old man in her teenage years.
The black eyed children
It is one of the most famous urban legends on the internet. There would be numerous posts on Reddit about these black-eyed children. They are mostly kids within the age range of 6 and 16. Not like normal children, whose skins would be so white. The activities they do and the languages they speak would be totally different. And their eyes would be fully black. These are some things told about their appearance in stories.
It is one of the legends that have become famous within the last fifty years. It is an urban legend told in the Philippines. Once upon a time, a lady lived with her family named Maria. During that period of time, money was so important, so she was forced to work in a condition where she also needed to work in order to run the family. She gets an offer to be a caretaker in Canada. There, she needs to look over an old man and take care of him. Maria accepted that offer and moved to Canada.
Slender man in Japan
The name of this legend is Hachishakusama. The meaning of this name is "eight feet tall." Hachishakusama is an eight-foot tall girl. There are many stories told regarding this urban legend, but the origin of this legend is not known clearly. This legend is told based on only one Japanese village. According to legend, Hachishakusama is a monster who kidnaps small children. Facts about Hachishakusama are told briefly in the story itself. There are two stories told with slight variations based on hachishakusama. We will take a look at one of the stories.
This urban legend is called by different names in different countries across the world. There is always a special place for the story of Bubak in the Czech Republic. There is no physical evidence found regarding bubak, so we were not able to exactly pinpoint the origin period of bubak. The Bubak is a story that is told generation after generation to the kids and their grandkids. Bubak is a monster. It has the structure of a scarecrow, which is used to drive away birds from the fields.
The Legend of West Bengal
This is one of the famous urban legends in west Bengal. It is considered some kind of ghost. Nishi indicates night or dark. The Nishi Dak is a spirit that speaks to people in a familiar voice at night or in the dark. It is a hazardous spirit that was previously very widespread in Bengal, where it is still known as the Nishir Dak or Call of the Night Spirit, as well as in Bihar and Jharkhand, where it is known as the Nishi. During night time, too, specifically on no-moon days, Nishi Dak would hide in a dark place waiting for its victim.
The Kappa legend
This is an urban legend based on Japan. It is one of the most famous urban legend stories in Japan. Kappa is considered to live in the rivers and lakes of Japan. They also consider it some kind of monster. It is called by more than 80 names all over the country, but the common name is kappa. Some people think that it has magical powers. It is considered one of the strongest creatures.
The legend of Philippines
This is one of the famous urban legends in the Philippines. Vampires are important parts of urban legends. There are many stories that are told and revolve around the world regarding vampires. There are even many stories that are created even today.
The legend of Peru
The name of this legend is El Muqui. The origin of this legend is from Peru. El Muqui is a goblin who lives in Peruvian caves, according to Peruvian mythology. Most of the history of this is combined with stories. So let's start with a story and then talk about the origin of this urban legend. Many years ago, a guy named Demetrio lived with his family. His family is a poor family. That family struggled to get three meals a day.
Jiangshi is an urban legend that is told by the Chinese people. We can categorize them into vampires, zombies, and ghosts. because all of the activities of the jiangshi placed it into all three categories. The vampire urban legend is well-known in Western countries; similarly, Jiangshi was well-known in China. During the 1980's and 1990's, many movies related to this concept were produced and released. The act of dead bodies regaining their souls and coming out of the graveyard is known as jiangshi.