El primer dragón de China

En China, los dragones generalmente han sido considerados como símbolos benignos asociados con la lluvia, con fuentes de agua como ríos y lagos, y con el poder. Tradicionalmente, los dragones chinos son representados como seres que poseen las características físicas de varias criaturas. Tienen el cuerpo de la serpiente, las patas del tigre, las osamentas … Continue reading El primer dragón de China

The First Dragon of China

Even to these days, dragons in China are commonly regarded as benign symbols that were associated with rain, water sources and power. Chinese dragons typically appear as a blend of the physical attributes of several different creatures: the body of a snake, the antlers of a deer, the scales of a carp, and the paws … Continue reading The First Dragon of China

Origen y naturaleza de los primeros dragones

Desde tiempos antiguos los dragones han sido vistos como una encarnación fantástica del caos o la maldad, tomando una parte importante en leyendas y mitos desde la cuna de la civilización. En nuestro intento por explicar el origen de estos seres mitológicos hemos señalado a los dinosaurios, cocodrilos y ballenas como algunos de los animales … Continue reading Origen y naturaleza de los primeros dragones

Origins and Nature of the First Dragons

Since ancient times, they were seen as the fantastical embodiment of chaos and evil, and they seem to be an important part in legends and myths in almost every culture ever since the cradle of civilization. People have pointed at crocodiles, dinosaurs and whales as the creatures that might have inspired the dragon myth, but … Continue reading Origins and Nature of the First Dragons

Dragon Festivals

Dragons in our calendar. Saint George's Day Saint George's Day is celebrated in some of the countries where he is regarded as a patron saint on April 23, which is the official day of the saint's death in the General Roman Calendar. According to legend, Saint George was a roman soldier born in Capadoccia who … Continue reading Dragon Festivals