The stories of ancient Philippine mythology include deities, creation stories, mythical creatures, and beliefs. List of gods in Philippine Mythology.

The stories of ancient Philippine mythology include deities, creation stories, mythical creatures, and beliefs. List of gods in Philippine Mythology.

Philippine gods and goddesses of the ancient Visayas. Ancient Visayan Deities in Philippine Mythology

Philippine gods and goddesses of the ancient Visayas. Ancient Visayan Deities in Philippine Mythology

Bathala. Also known as Abba, this highest-ranking deity was described as “may kapal sa lahat,” or the creator of everything. His origin is unknown but his name suggests Hindu influences. According to William Henry Scott, Bathala was derived from the Sanskrit bhattara which means “noble lord.” #FilipiKnow #PhilippineMythology

Bathala. Also known as Abba, this highest-ranking deity was described as “may kapal sa lahat,” or the creator of everything. His origin is unknown but his name suggests Hindu influences. According to William Henry Scott, Bathala was derived from the Sanskrit bhattara which means “noble lord.” #FilipiKnow #PhilippineMythology

The Wakwak is a vampiric, bird-like creature in Philippine mythology. It is said to snatch humans at night as prey, similar to the Manananggal and the Ekek in rural areas of the Philippines. due to its ability to fly. The difference between the Mananggal and the Wakwak is that Wakwak cannot separate its torso from its body while the Manananggal can. Some believe it is also a form a vampire takes. Other people contend that a "Wakwak" is a Philippine night bird belonging to a witch. T...

The Wakwak is a vampiric, bird-like creature in Philippine mythology. It is said to snatch humans at night as prey, similar to the Manananggal and the Ekek in rural areas of the Philippines. due to its ability to fly. The difference between the Mananggal and the Wakwak is that Wakwak cannot separate its torso from its body while the Manananggal can. Some believe it is also a form a vampire takes. Other people contend that a "Wakwak" is a Philippine night bird belonging to a witch. T...

In Tagalog mythology, Mapulon was the god of seasons. F. Landa Jocano, in the book “Outline of Philippine Mythology,” described Mapulon as one of the lesser divinities assisting Bathala.#FilipiKnow #PhilippineMythology

In Tagalog mythology, Mapulon was the god of seasons. F. Landa Jocano, in the book “Outline of Philippine Mythology,” described Mapulon as one of the lesser divinities assisting Bathala.#FilipiKnow #PhilippineMythology

Tikbalang (Philippine) - Also known as the Slenderman by some, these tall horse-like humanoids have very long arms and legs. Description from pinterest.com. I searched for this on bing.com/images

Tikbalang (Philippine) - Also known as the Slenderman by some, these tall horse-like humanoids have very long arms and legs. Description from pinterest.com. I searched for this on bing.com/images

Ancient Tagalog Deities in Philippine Mythology

Ancient Tagalog Deities in Philippine Mythology

Philippine Mythology: Pantheon of the Gods and Goddesses Mythological Creatures  Submitted by:  Pamaran, Malcom A.   Rocillo, Michelle G.  Villodres, Amidel P.…

Philippine Mythology: Pantheon of the Gods and Goddesses Mythological Creatures Submitted by: Pamaran, Malcom A. Rocillo, Michelle G. Villodres, Amidel P.…

THE ASWANG PROJECT | Philippine Mythology & Folklore | Legendary Filipino Creatures and Myths | Educational information about the Philippines

THE ASWANG PROJECT | Philippine Mythology & Folklore | Legendary Filipino Creatures and Myths | Educational information about the Philippines

Adlaw - god of the sun by James Claridades | Visayan Mythology | Philippines

Adlaw - god of the sun by James Claridades | Visayan Mythology | Philippines

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