Kilyakai

   star star star star star
    Awesome (2 votes). Your rating?
  • #1863
  • Pacific Pacific (culture)
  • Hellish Hellish (attribute)
  • Humanoid Humanoid (attribute)
  • Deadly Deadly (behaviour)

Forest Demons from the myths of Papua New Guinea. They take the form of little old men with wizened faces. Some say that they are babies who have grown old without maturing. This belief come from the understanding the Kilyakai steal babies and Demonise them to increase their numbers. They are also known to steal pigs and cause sickness to people by shooting them with poisoned arrows.

Kilyakai has been viewed 767 times.

Does Kilyakai Exist?



Previous: Kikimora
   


Next: Kimpurushas

Know something about Kilyakai?

If there's something that I've missed or would like to add then please let me know and I'll update the article. If you've seen this creature in films, TV, computer games, books or even old stories, please post a comment.

Name:

Email: