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LegendsThe Legend of the Kingdom of Hades
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The Legend of the Noble Deed of Lady Godiva
A 900-year-old legend speaks of the Lady Godiva, who sacrificed her own dignity in front of the entire town, in an effort to lower the taxes imposed on its citizens.
The Woman with the Plastic Face - Real or an Urban Legend?
According to the legend, the tale played out in June 1972 in Cedars Senai Hospital, when a woman in a white dress walked in, whose outer appearance completely stunned hospital personnel.
The Legendary Boiling River of Mayantuyacu in the Amazon Boils People Alive
If a person were to put their hand in the boiling river's waters, even for a second, they can get 3rd degree burns. And if they fall in it - death is almost certain.
The Mythic Legend Surrounding the Dreamcatcher
A dreamcatcher is a talisman that comes from Native American mythology. The Native Americans believed that dreams reflected a person's confidence, maturity, goodness and loyalty.
The Legend of the 6 Races
According to the Doctrine of Races, the first race was that of the self-born - ethereal, angel-like beings who were up to 164 ft (50 m) tall. The second race was the so-called Hyperboreans.
The Black Prince and its Legendary Treasure
A fabulous gold treasure lies on the bottom of the Black Sea, which has for more than a century now remained lost, despite the numerous expeditions sent in search of it.
Legends of the Edelweiss Flower
Another of the legends about edelweiss tells of a princess who was astoundingly beautiful. The time came when she had to choose a husband and the potential candidates were many.
George Washington and his Legendary Wooden Teeth
George Washington lost his 1st tooth when he was just 22 years old and then kept losing them one after the other. By the time he became an influential politician, he had only one natural tooth left in his mouth.
The Legends Surrounding the Game of Chess
A number of different legends exist about the creation of the game of chess. One of them tells of a despotic raja who lived in India many centuries ago.
The Legend of the Most Beautiful Oasis on Earth
The legend goes that when a beautiful Peruvian princess was bathing, a young hunter approached her. She was frightened and ran off, while the water she had been bathing in transformed into a lagoon.