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Yuki-onna Gets Defeated (退治された雪女)

Also available in various texts online (although slightly different): http://hukumusume.com/douwa/pc/kaidan/01/27.htm Aired Feb. 24, 2012 Samurai were keeping watch on the outskirts of a town and camping out in the woods by the fire on a winter night. One of the samurai asked if the other had heard Yuki-onna was coming out and about recently. The… Continue reading Yuki-onna Gets Defeated (退治された雪女)

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Yuki-onna (from Hokkaido)

Translated from: http://www.h6.dion.ne.jp/~romandou/015_yukionna.html The site says the story is taken from Tales of Mystery from Hokkaido「北海道ふしぎふしぎ物語」by Ichido Goda (合田一道) and is titled, "Yuki-onna." The story takes place when Japan was trying to convince people to settle in Hokkaido so they could stake a stronger claim to the island than the Russians (circa 1869 to 1882);… Continue reading Yuki-onna (from Hokkaido)

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Yuki-onna Leading a Cow (べこを連れた雪女)

Just a weird story from Yamagata I found and thought I ought to share^^ Translated from: http://www.rg-youkai.com/tales/ja/06_yamagata/06_bekoyuki.html ------------------------- As told by Shitsue Saito Long ago their lived a little brat named Takichi that didn't listen to his elders. Compared to other children his age, he was bigger and stronger, but he was an arrogant brat.… Continue reading Yuki-onna Leading a Cow (べこを連れた雪女)