- Mythical Number: #2615
- Culture: Middle Eastern
- Attribute: Aquatic
- Attribute: Forest Dweller
- Behaviour: Friendly and Dangerous
- Common Type: Fairies and Nymphs
Persian fairies that inhabit the forest and rivers. They have been known to be a nuisance to humans at times but usually they are helpful. They try to avoid the clutches of the evils Devs who try to capture them and keep them in cages. According to Islamic belief, the Peri were creatures who repented too late for their misdeeds and so unable to enter heaven, Mohammed converted them to Islam.
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Did you find Peri interesting? If you are skilled in art, then why not draw a interesting and exciting picture of the Friendly and Dangerous Peri and send it to this website. Creatures of the Arabic world have given rise to some amazing fantasy stories that have been brought to life in the modern world. One of the best renditions of Middle Eastern folklore is Walt Disney's Aladdin (1992) featuring Genies, Sorcerers and monsters. The Adventures of Sinbad (1996 - 1998) takes you through one of the greatest Arabic legendary tales filled with monsters. Arabian Nights (2000) is a fantasy adventure with magic and monsters from the famous literature 1001 Arabian Nights. Relive similar myths yourself in the popular Prince of Persia computer games.
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