Dec. 11, 2020

El Cadejo

El Cadejo

El Cadejo is part of Central American folklore. It is a dog-like creature, and there is a white Cadejo and black Cadejo, one protects you and the other kills you.


El Cadejo is part of Central American folklore. It is a dog-like creature, and there is a white Cadejo and black Cadejo, one protects you and the other kills you.

Where did El Cadejo come from? It could be a pre-hispanic belief, inluenced by colonization. The Cadejo is said to have been created by God, while the Black Cadejo is sometimes said to be the Devill himself.

* Apologies for the sound quality, Cristina made a rookie mistake & accidentally recorded the entire episode without her mic

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Music Credit: Silent Night (Dark Piano Version)-Myuu

Episode art credit:  https://www.deviantart.com/hikaruga/art/el-Cadejo-185118066

Link for sources: https://www.espookytales.com/blog/The-Legend-of-El-Cadejo/