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Asian Dragons vs European Dragons

Do you know the difference between European dragons and Chinese dragons? Apparently many people don’t. The obvious difference is that European dragons have wings. East Asian dragons are wingless. There is also a huge difference between how dragons are treated in … Continue reading

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Chinese Dragons (Choose Your Own Adventure)

You know that this ancient clan show no mercy to its captors. You’ve heard stories you now realize are true, of skulls lain end to end, or found in piles throughout the land, a testament to the power of the … Continue reading

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Chinese Dragons

Chinese dragons are based on mythology that goes back thousands of years. In European mythology the dragon has a negative connotation, but in the Chinese culture dragons are benevolent creatures that possess power, wisdom, and the ability to bring good … Continue reading

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Chinese Dragons

Chinese hieroglyphics of dragons were found on turtle shells and bones. They depicted a horned reptile with teeth, and sometimes paws. There was also at times a sign above saying the dragon brought bad luck. Scientists think what people believed … Continue reading

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Chinese Dragons

The dragon was the sign of the Emperor, and was on the national flag of the late Qing dynasty. The Chinese dragon is rendered as a long and serpent-like creature without wings. The Chinese dragon is said to be a … Continue reading

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Chinese Dragons in Art and History

Chinese dragons are based on mythology that goes back thousands of years. In European mythology the dragon has a negative connotation, but in the Chinese culture dragons are benevolent creatures that possess power, wisdom, and the ability to bring good … Continue reading

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Dragons in the East

Author: Fran Black While Europe’s shining knights spent their lives slaying dragons, the Chinese sought after and worshiped Eastern dragons as the most benevolent, wise, and generous of all creatures. Indeed, to be called “dragon face” was a great honor, … Continue reading

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Images of dragons

Are you looking for images of dragons to get an idea of what they look like or for decoration? Are you looking for a specific style of dragon from a certain culture or related to a specific story? Perhaps it … Continue reading

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Here Be Dragons! Why?

Is there anybody from the age of four onwards on the face of the Earth who isn’t aware of the mythological creature popularly known as the dragon? The exceptions would be so relatively rare that I would have to conclude … Continue reading

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Dragon cartoon

Dragons have fascinated people for many years and the stories have been elaborated over time to create a mystical creature that could not possibly be real. There are many stories, books and movies created around their existence. You will even … Continue reading

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