Deviation Actions

ShotaKotake's avatar

Kijo

Published:
By
2 Comments
2K Views
Kijo is a Japanese Yokai monster folklore. Karma or curse often turns human into Oni. Especially when it's a young woman, it's called Kijo and then old woman, it's called Onibaba. They often appear on many folklores, horror stories, traditional entertainments and so on.
One of the most famous story of Kijo is called "Legend of Momiji" in Nagano Prefecture, "Suzuka Gozen" in Suzuka mountain.
Image details
Image size
2448x3507px 2.47 MB
© 2013 - 2021 ShotaKotake
Comments2
Join the community to add your comment. Already a deviant? Log In
kaitenjigoku's avatar
the Legend of Momiji is of the coolest folktales from old Japan. I high recommencement it to anyone who's not read it and love Japans.
alomhordozo57's avatar
Amazing drawing and story!