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Slovenski etnografski muzej

Etnolog: magic

The article describes magic acts of burying various objects on the land or in the buildings of ne


In the traditional rural community, the time of passing away was always marked by magical and/or


The article present magical practices and folk medicine as preserved in folk traditions.


Incantations are the most archaic element in the treasury of folk medical knowledge and no other

The article presents the use of Palm Sunday bundles in the Slovene countryside.


Based on healing invocations recorded in the 19th and first half of the 20th centuries, the artic