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Alex Teddy Cardenas

"Leshy" by Alex Teddy Cardenas

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In Slavic Mythology, the Leshy is a forest spirit who protects wild animals from hunters and other men who try to disturb the balance of nature. He has been described as a tall man with piercing green eyes, with long hair and pale skin. Here, he is leading a caravan of wild animals away from the forest, in order to protect them.




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5 Sep 2012:-) Julie Raymond
Beautiful. You have a great sense of enticing the viewer with the story behind the image. Even before reading the description, I was captivated!
15 Nov 2012:-) Green Phoenix
Beautiful picture and - despite the Leshi’s stern expression - touched with sadness. It’s as if humans are making the wonder and diversity of nature disappear in the same way they’ve made all the magic disappear from the world in the recent past.
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'Leshy':
 • Created by: :-) Alex Teddy Cardenas
 • Copyright: ©Alex Teddy Cardenas. All rights reserved!

 • Keywords: Bear, Fox, Hare, Wolk, Animals, Spirit, Forest, Leshy, Mythology, Slavic
 • Categories: Normal Animals (Cats, horses, fish, etc), European Traditions, Mythology
 • Techniques: Watercolour
Modpick •  Mod Pick at: 2012-09-04 00:59:41
 • Submitted: 2012-08-30 19:43:49
 • Views: 1171
 • Resolution: 1600x1185

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