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Baba Yaga -- a haggish or witchlike character in Slavic folklore. She flies around on a giant mortar, kidnaps (and presumably eats) small children, and lives in a hut that stands on chicken legs.

Slavic Mythology - Baba Yaga, a haggish or witchlike character who flies around on a giant mortar, kidnaps (and presumably eats) small children, and lives in a hut that stands on chicken legs

Slavic Folklore & World Dreaming - Przemek Sokół - Krayina Mriy - Дреамер Grave of a female shaman in Bad Dürrenberg,  district of Merseburg-Querfurt.  Artist's representation.

Mesolithic Female Shaman of Bad Dürrenberg -- BCE -- Reconstructed regalia from animal bones, horns, teeth & shells -- Source: PDF of "Archaeological Finds From Germany.

beautiful valkyrie... I love these that convey such feeling .... <3

The Valkyries are virgin warriors who decides who will die in battle. They hover over the battlefield, and those who die would be brought to Valhalla. The others would be brought to the goddess Freya, the leader of the Valkyries, and were taken to.