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Phoenix by GENZOMAN Phoenix by GENZOMAN
Una imagen echa para FNX :)
HI there guys! This is a Pic I done time ago, hope you like the grandfather of Moltress, the original "myth" bird of mythology (but not the only one, there is a lot more), The Phoenix... hope you like it

Let´s Wikiattack!!
The phoenix (Ancient Greek: Φοῖνιξ, phoínix, Persian: ققنوس, Arabic: العنقاء أو طائر الفينيق, Chinese: 鳳凰 or 不死鳥) is a mythical sacred firebird that can be found in the mythologies of the Persians, Greeks, Romans, Egyptians, Chinese, and (according to Sanchuniathon) Phoenicians.

A phoenix is a mythical bird that is a fire spirit with a colorful plumage and a tail of gold and scarlet (or purple, blue, and green according to some legends). It has a 500 to 1000 year life-cycle, near the end of which it builds itself a nest of twigs that then ignites; both nest and bird burn fiercely and are reduced to ashes, from which a new, young phoenix or phoenix egg arises, reborn anew to live again. The new phoenix is destined to live as long as its old self. In some stories, the new phoenix embalms the ashes of its old self in an egg made of myrrh and deposits it in the Egyptian city of Heliopolis (literally "sun-city" in Greek). It is said that the bird's cry is that of a beautiful song. The Phoenix's ability to be reborn from its own ashes implies that it is immortal, though in some stories the new Phoenix is merely the offspring of the older one. In very few stories they are able to change into people

PSCS/BAMBOO/7hours/Music: Therion - Three Ships Of Berik

EXTRA: there is tribal version of this pic, just in case you want to do a tattoo or something like that :D
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SuperOrangeKid Featured By Owner Jul 10, 2014  New member
dragonkiss114 Featured By Owner Jun 9, 2014  New member Hobbyist General Artist
OMG! BEAUTIFUL!Lovely Shoujo (Heart for you) [V3] :squee: 
LuigiFan-64 Featured By Owner May 25, 2014   Traditional Artist
Awesome art,  I just LOVE this! :D
Vandaalis Featured By Owner May 16, 2014
Finally finished my tattoo and have some proof up in my profile. Tx Genzoman for this awsum picture. 
cryingwolf17 Featured By Owner May 9, 2014  New member
Very nice!
any chance I can get the file size so I could get a nice print on canvas on my wall for a small donation?
GJSQ Featured By Owner May 5, 2014
You should sell this as a wallpaper or. Something.
unicaja Featured By Owner May 2, 2014
hot as fire! i wanna this picture at the wall !!!
Kn1ghtGr3y Featured By Owner Apr 30, 2014
LucasNMW Featured By Owner Apr 22, 2014
Hi I liked your image to I am the creator of a CCG collectible card game like yugioh, pokemon or magic what I want is to use your image to create a game so I always give credit and advertising if you want what I hope answers
Kriegerml Featured By Owner Apr 17, 2014
Nice work, especially with the contrast blue sky/orange magma. Although there are plenty of Phoenix in DA, I think it's the best one.
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