Dragon (Beasts) Traditional Mas Archive

In Brief: The beast is a variation of the dragon mas, and one-third of the Dragon/Devil mas band; the remaining two-thirds being the Gownmen and Imps.A popular Mas, the history and performance practice of the Dragon character varies widely. Caribbean festival drama assimilates and plays upon variations of Dragons referenced in different cultures.…

European dragon - Wikipedia

The German Lindwurm seems to be where the English got their figure of a dragon. It is represented as a traditional one with scales, four legs, wings, sharp teeth, and horns. Mr. Mainwaring-Ellerker-Onslow's house was represented by a sea-dragon. This dragon is normal, in today's standards, for half its body and the other half has no hind legs ...Grouping: legendary creature…

Chinese dragon - Wikipedia

Chinese dragon, also known as East Asian dragon or Long, are legendary creatures in Chinese mythology, Chinese folklore, and East Asian culture at large. Chinese dragons have many animal-like forms such as turtles and fish, but are most commonly depicted as snake-like with four legs.Simplified Chinese: 龙…