sindeki aslan vucutlu, fil kafali ruhlar. ruyalar aleminde yasarlar ve kotu ruyalar veya karabasan gorenlerin ruyalarina girerler. ruyayi goren kisiyle savasirlar ve savasi kazandigi takdirde ruyayi yok ederler. djam karet
'in album kapagindaki*
notlari (konuyla ilgili baska kaynak bulamadim cunku) daha fazla tercume etmeye kalkmadan aynen copy paste etmek gerekirse:
"devourers of evil dreams and nightmares, the baku are spirits of the dream world. these reatures resembles majestic lions, save for their heads which are those of elephants. only ever encountered in the dream world, the baku search their realm for those suffering isturbing dreams and nightmares. when such an individual is encountered, the baku will force him to enter into combat with it. in dream form the sufferer possesses all of the abilities and tems that he would own in his waking state. if the baku should win this dream battle, it will ake the nightmares and devour them as its prize. should it lose though, it will never again eturn to that person to aid his dreams.
the power of the baku is so great that it is capable of devouring even those nightmares conjured of magic, sent to plague the sleeper by those who wish him harm. "