Owl Myth and Folklore
Owls appear in the folklore, stories, traditions and mythology of many cultures. The
part played by the owl varies widely, ranging from a messenger of death to the symbol of
ultimate wisdom - there is even a story that merges owls with flowers! Click for a brief
glimpse into some of these different cultural views.
Greek Myth: Athena
Celtic Myth: Blodeuwedd
Native American Traditions