The Legend of Krampus. For hundreds of years, children in the dark forests of north central Europe have cowered and dreaded the annual return of Krampus, the Christmas demon. His origins are.
ghastlygrimgruesome: “ From Cult of the Weird: “Krampus is the terrifying horned companion of St Nicholas said to punish naughty children during the Yule season. While St. Nick brings gifts to deserving children on the eve of December this night.
Krampus, the anti-Santa Claus, steals naughty children and eats them. I love Krampus and will definitely incorporate him in my holiday traditions.
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American kids have it real easy. Come Christmas time, the naughty ones just get coal. Austrian naughty kids get visited by Krampus to be hauled off into purgatory. #christmas #krampus
Here in America people are already freaking out about the war on Christmas and how the evil liberal atheists are white-washing any form of Christianity from our culture. Meanwhile, over in Germany and other parts of Europe Krampus is making an ep