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Mythical Creature, Abaasy – the Central Asian – Turkic (Sakha or Yakuts) people’s demon with iron teeth – & writing prompt

According to Wikipedia, the Abaasy (Abaahy or Abasy,[1] Sakha: Aбаасы, Abaası [abaːsɯ]; Dolgan: Абааһы, Abaahı; Azerbaijani: Abası; Turkish: Abası; Hungarian: Abaaszi; Bulgarian: Абааси, Abaasi; Russian: Абасы, Abasy; cognate of the Turkic word Abası) are demons in the mythology of the Sakha (also known as the Yakuts). Dark Treasury reminds us that the Yakut live in the Lena River valley and other areas of the Sakha Republic (pronounced sa-HA) in eastern Siberia. Yakut Shamanism divides the universe into upper and lower layers, with the earth being "a… Continue reading Mythical Creature, Abaasy – the Central Asian – Turkic (Sakha or Yakuts) people’s demon with iron teeth – & writing prompt