Japanese Mythology

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Japanese information

Picture of the Japanese information Hannya from our Japanese mythology image library. Illustration by Chas Saunders.

A jealous mask

This is the mask of a demonness with fangs and horns. We don’t know if it is based on a real demon, but if so she has theatrical ambitions and likes to turn up in masked plays known as Noh.

GodNote: Sorry this Hannya article is a bit short. We have sent our Data Dwarves off to find more nuggets of information. Updates coming soon.

Hannya Facts and Figures

Name: Hannya
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names:

Gender: Female
Type: information
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present

Role: Unknown at present

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Article last revised on November 03, 2018 by Rowan Allen.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders

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