There are unknown lands (terra incognita) on earth right next to known lands -- lands, that is, we are told about.
|Buddhist "fairies" are devas.|
They need not be scary. They walk around us. It is nothing new. Poets, seers, literary folk have been writing about them for millennia. What a shock that they were talking about something real, which we had been convinced was just "childish" nonsense to outgrow.
|Shapeshifting in "The Frog Princess (Tsarevna)" by Viktor Vasnetsov (1848-1926)|
|Fairies (bhumi-devas) and ogres are real? (Beauty and the Beast by Anne Anderson)|
Engraving showing a man jumping after a woman (elf) into a precipice. It is an illustration to the Icelandic legend of Hildur, the Queen of the Elves (