The symbolism of a bat

The Symbolism of a Bat. Bat in the Cultures of the World

Dodano: 12 December 2014 | Michał Chudoliński

There was nothing but bats inside this house, the house of Camazotz, a large animal, whose weapons for killing were like a dry point, and instantly those who came into their presence perished.  Popol Vuh. Book of the Quiché People Bat is a very particular animal. Many references to this flying mammal, often symbolising darkness […]

The Symbolism of a Bat. In the Abyss of Superstitions

Dodano: 29 September 2014 | Michał Chudoliński

As we could see in the previous article, a bat isn’t an animal of particular sympathy. It has been persecuted and associated with evil forces for centuries, and even now it suffers from different superstitions and prejudices. In the present text, I would like to systematise and describe the most common superstions regarding the flying […]