Three-legged bird
The three-legged (or tripedal) crow is a creature found in various mythologies and arts of Asia, Asia Minor, and North Africa. It is believed by many cultures to inhabit and represent the sun.
The creature has been featured in myths from Egypt, where it appears on wall murals. It has also been found figured on ancient coins from Lycia and Pamphylia.
In East Asian mythologies the three-legged crow is most often associated with the sun.

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The Legend of Yatagarasu, the three…
22.08.2011 · Emperor Jimmu led by Yatagarasu, the three-legged crow to victory The bird with three legs (i.e., tripedal) is a mythical creature that turns up in many ...
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Three-Legged Animals in Mythology and…
Given the possibility of a tripedal protohominid in our own ancestry, it is interesting to learn that three-legged creatures feature in the mythologies of many cultures.
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29.08.2011 · Mythical Creatures Series While many European legends and mythologies portray the crow as harbingers of doom or death, perhaps because they eat carrion ...
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Three-legged crow - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In Japanese mythology, this flying creature is a raven or a Jungle Crow called Yatagarasu (八咫烏, "eight-span crow") and the appearance of the great bird is ...
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Yata-Garasu – The Ravens of Japanese Myth | Aves Noir
One of the oldest symbols in Japanese mythology is the 3-Legged Bird, called Yatagarasu (八咫烏) in Japanese. This legendary bird was said to have led the ...
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Aug 22, 2011 ... Emperor Jimmu led by Yatagarasu, the three-legged crow to victory The bird with three legs (i.e., tripedal) is a mythical creature that turns up in ...
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Three-Legged Crows - Japan National Tourist Organization
There he encountered a three-legged crow named Yatagarasu, who guided him across the steep mountains. In times of old, Yatagarasu was believed to be a ...
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Yatagarasu (the three-legged crow) | Green Shinto
Jul 25, 2011 ... My favourite Shinto motif is yatagarasu, the three-legged crow, and not just because it's been adopted as the mascot of the Japanese soccer ...
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Three-legged crow - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Although Yatagarasu is mentioned in a number of places in the Shintō canon, the depictions are primarily seen on Edo wood ... University of California Press. p.
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Further south, the association of Three-legged birds with the sun is reported to extend to the .... University of California Publications in Anthropology, vol.
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Another Three-legged bird"". Authors: Phoebe Knappen ... SORA is hosted by the University of New Mexico Libraries. © The University of New Mexico Libraries , ...
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Jul 25, 2011 ... My favourite Shinto motif is yatagarasu, the three-legged crow, and not ... Katherine Marshall, senior fellow at Georgetown University, has this to ...
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Aug 22, 2011 ... Emperor Jimmu led by Yatagarasu, the three-legged crow to victory The bird ... From The Encyclopedia of Shinto, Kokugakuin University, the ...
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The frog sports only a stump in place of one of its back legs. ... produce eggs which pass through the bird's digestive track and are deposited in water where they ... Additionally, a team of researchers from the University of Colorado – Boulder, ...
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The hind toe on the foot of the Black-legged Kittiwake is reduced to a tiny bump, giving the bird its scientific name tridactyla, meaning "three-toed" (instead of four  ...
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The Mythical Creatures Bible: The Definitive Guide to ...
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Brenda Rosen, 2009
The Three-legged bird is a creature found in the mythologies of China, Japan and Korea. In all three cultures, the bird is thought to live near to or represent the Sun. In China, the Celestial Cock or Bird of Dawn is envisioned as a three-legged  ...
Bird by Bird: Some Instructions on Writing and Life
Bird by Bird: Some Instructions on Writing and Life
Anne Lamott, 1995
"Thirty years ago my older brother, who was ten years old at the time, was trying to get a report on birds written that he'd had three months to write. It was due the next day. We were out at our family cabin in Bolinas, and he was at the kitchen table close to tears, surrounded by binder paper and pencils and unopened books on birds, imm...
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Three-legged bird The Three-legged bird is a creature found in various mythologies of Asia and North Africa. It was believed to reside in the sun. Some of the stories say this is a crow, others a raven. Huai Nan Tzu, who died in 122 BC, ...
Feng Shui Almanac 2014
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Lillian Too, 2013
Grand Master Lillian Too is undoubtedly the world's most prolific and popular writer and advocate on living with good feng shui! She has written over 100 books that have been translated into 31 different languages, and over 10 million copies of her books have been sold worldwide. After graduating with an MBA from Harvard Business School, Lilli...
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T. Volker, 1950
dreams that his ancestor Amaterasu says to him: "I shall send you the yatagarasu , let it guide you through the land." Then indeed there appeared the yatagarasu, descending from the void. The emperor then said: "The coming of this crow is ...
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Grand Master Lillian Too is undoubtedly the world's most prolific and popular writer and advocate on living with good feng shui! She has written over 100 books that have been translated into 31 different languages, and over 10 million copies of her books have been sold worldwide. After graduating with an MBA from Harvard Business School, Lilli...
The Shape of the Turtle: Myth, Art, and Cosmos in Early China
The Shape of the Turtle: Myth, Art, and Cosmos in Early China
Sarah Allan, 1991
In the Huainanzi passage quoted above (7/2a), the bird in the sun was called ayu /i-raven. According to the Eastern Han commentator, Gao You, the y'urt-raven was three-legged and Wang Chong, writing in the first century A.D., substitutes ...
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