The many legends and folklores surrounding the myth of the rabbit in the moon are our inspiration. In nearly every culture, it seems, there is a tale to tell of why the shadow of the rabbit appears in the full moon. From China to India to right here in the U.S.A., native people have for centuries passed down stories from generation to generation. At rabbitmoon, we’ve captured legends from around the world to describe the celebrated adventures of the rabbit and how he landed in the moon.
China: The Legend of the Jade Rabbit
Africa: How Nurse Rabbit Cured the Lion
India: The Elephants and Rabbits’ Moon
Native America: The Rabbit and Fire
China: The Rabbit and the Dragon
China: The Pulse of the Universe
Mexico: La Leyenda de la Luna de Conejo