- Desert dweller at heart
- also known as necroMatador
#4 Myth features - Abaia and AgloolikHello~...#4 Myth features - Abaia and Agloolik by Kei2000
Yes, I'm still here~
With two mythological creatures this time! ;D
At times when I will have problems with finding more than 20 images with a concrete monster, I will make double journals once for 1-2 weeks. I guess this way it'd be more interesting : )
But y'know, tell me if you don't like the idea and prefer to read just about one creature every week ; p
Okay, so here we go!
According to Encyclopedia of Beasts and Monsters in Myth Legend and Folklore Abaia is 'a gigantic eel-like sea creature from Melanesian mythology. The lake dwelling Abaia is very territorial, fiercely protecting all of the fish in its lake as it considers them its children. Known to cause tidal waves with its tail, the Abaia will take the life of anyone who catches a glimpse of it.'
On other pages I found also information about his location. It 'lives in the bottoms of freshwater lakes in the Fiji, Solomon and Vanuatu Islands'.
One of the legends states that 'if