Creatures

Volchina, the Death Spirit

Volchina, the Black Wolf, death personified, comes for everyone. Upon meeting it, men and women of Rodhina travel to the Blazhena Kray, a mythical land of the dead, where they are offered to stay and receive a reward or punishment they deserved while alive, or to return to Rodhina, a man born now as a woman, and […]

Three Spirits: Domnik, Lesnik, and Bannik

The three spirits, three brothers, are each responsible for one of the three important spheres in the household of a family in Rodhina. Domnik, the House Spirit, is a benevolent, somewhat fretty spirit that lives in the house, constantly rustling in the corners, creaking with the floorboards, and dropping things in cupboards. His brother, Lesnik, […]

Blota

Blota, the Marsh Hag Living in the bogs and marshes of the forests surrounding the shores of Rodhina, Blota is a malicious and treacherous creature. Some say it can take a form of a kind looking old woman, asking unsuspecting travellers for help and luring them to their death into the rancid, dark waters of […]

Yekho-Lekho

Yekho-Lekho, the Dark One from the Woods It lives in the darkness, in the woods behind the home shores of Rodhina, and it is the one who creeps from tree to a tree, holding on to the thick branches with its clawed hands and its only leg. It is watching from the top of the trees, […]