Superstition[edit]. There is a strong history of superstition and folklore in Maniot culture; most common stories revolve ...
Legends and superstitions[edit]. Heliotrope was called "stone of Babylon" by Albertus Magnus[2] and he referred to several ...
Superstitions and urban legends[edit]. *In the Meiji, a rumor spread about an area where a virgin's blood was painted on an ...
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Customs and superstitionsEdit. Mongolian child. Mongolians traditionally were afraid of misfortunes and believe in good and bad ...
Rituals and superstitionsEdit. The Sacrifice of Isaac by Caravaggio, (1590-1610; Oil on canvas; Uffizi). Abraham is holding the ... The knife plays a significant role in some cultures through ritual and superstition, as the knife was an essential tool for ... "Knife laid across - A Dictionary of Superstitions". Archived from the original on 2011-06-24. Retrieved 2007-05-08 - via ... As early as 1646 reference is made to a superstition of laying a knife across another piece of cutlery being a sign of ...
SuperstitionsEdit. In many cultures, whistling or making whistling noises at night is thought to attract bad luck, bad things, ... William Wordsworth included fear of the Seven Whistlers in his poem, "Though Narrow Be That Old Man's Cares". The superstition ... Theater practice has plenty of superstitions: one of them is against whistling. A popular explanation is that traditionally ...
An early source on the Scholomance and Dracula folklore was the article "Transylvanian Superstitions" (1885), written by ... Gerard, Emily (1885), "Transylvanian Superstitions", The Nineteenth Century, 18: 130-150 Miller (2005), p. 276. Crişan, -Marius ... Essays on Roumanian Superstitions' [sic.] which first appeared in The Nineteenth Century, and were afterwards published in a ... "Transylvanian Superstitions". The Nineteenth Century. 18 (101): 130-150. Marian, Simion Florea (30 November 1878). Mitologia ...
Two Popular Games in the Chinese Quarters of American Cities-- Superstitions of the Players. Boc Hop Bu. Superstitions" (PDF). ...
Randolf, Vance (1933). "Ozark Superstitions". Journal of American Folklore. 46 (179): 1-12. doi:10.2307/535847. The madstone ...
"Polish Superstitions". Polish Language.org. Retrieved May 13, 2012. "Russian Superstition". Russian language for lovers. ...
In Search of Screaming Skulls - directions to main locations William Andres (1877). Skull Superstitions. Hull.. ...
Superstitions abound; it is said that they harbour strange diseases and worship trees. Sexual congress with them is regarded as ...
"Russian Superstitions". www.passportmagazine.ru. Gonzalez, N. V. M. "Whistling Up the Wind: Myth and Creativity." Philippine ... Theater practice has plenty of superstitions: one of them is against whistling. A popular explanation is that traditionally ... The superstition has been reported in the Midlands of England but also in Lancashire, Essex, Kent, and even in other places ...
In Sussex and Devonshire superstition, yarrow was used for finding one's real sweetheart. One would pluck yarrow growing on a ... "Chinese Superstitions". Chinatownconnection.com. Retrieved 19 May 2013. "Introduction to the I Ching - By Richard Wilhelm". ...
There is also evidence to suggest that Haining derived his citation for Roumanian Superstitions from a confused reading of an ... It is commonly thought that Gerard introduced the word into print in an 1885 magazine article, "Transylvanian Superstitions", ... Peter Haining identifies an earlier source for nosferatu as Roumanian Superstitions (1861) by Heinrich von Wlislocki. However, ... Hogg, Anthony (2010). "Examining Roumanian Superstitions." Diary of an Amateur Vampirologist, August 22. Accessed 28 March 2011 ...
One superstition is that anyone who steps into an empty fairy ring will die at a young age. A 20th-century tradition from ... Superstition calls fairy circles sacred and warns against violating them lest the interloper (such as a farmer with a plough) ... Another superstition says that wearing a hat backwards can confuse the fairies and prevent them from pulling the wearer into ... European superstitions routinely warned against entering a fairy ring. French tradition reported that fairy rings were guarded ...
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Harrison Greenbaum - Debunker of Physic Phenomenon (season 4 episode 6, "Superstition"). Episode list[edit]. Season 1 (2011)[ ...
Superstition. *L245) Moralia: Volume III. Sayings of Kings and Commanders. Sayings of Romans. Sayings of Spartans. The Ancient ...
Eyers, Jonathan (2011). Don't Shoot the Albatross!: Nautical Myths and Superstitions. London: A&C Black, ISBN 978-1-4081-3131-2 ... The superstition acquired a further Christian twist due to a legend surrounding the 10th-century saint Dunstan, who worked as a ...
p. 5. "Myths and Superstitions". Mutual of Omaha's Wild Kingdom. YouTube. Retrieved 14 March 2018. "TV Times". Los Angeles ...
Some hold the superstition that failing to kiss someone ensures a year of loneliness. When celebrating at a Scottish Hogmanay ... "New Year's Superstitions" 30 December 2006. Retrieved 9 May 2007 Blarney Castle: The Home of the Blarney Stone "Welcome!" 2006 ... "New Year's Superstitions". snopes.com. Retrieved 27 January 2011. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link) "Wedding Traditions ...
Nuttall, Zelia (1903). The book of the life of the ancient Mexicans : containing an account of their rites and superstitions : ... In 1897, Nuttall published Ancient Mexican Superstitions in The Journal of American Folklore. In it, she criticised the ... Nuttall, Zelia (1897). "Ancient Mexican Superstitions". The Journal of American Folklore. 10 (39): 265-281. doi:10.2307/533278 ... containing an account of their rites and superstitions : an anonymous Hispano-Mexican manuscript preserved at the Biblioteca ...
Budge, E. A. Wallis (1930). Amulets and Superstitions. North Chelmsford: Courier Corporation. pp. 272 and 277. ISBN ...
This expression is a superstition that is used in the hope that a good thing will continue to occur even after it is mentioned ... In Romania, there is also a superstition that one can avoid bad things aforementioned by literally knocking on wood (a bate în ... "Knock on Wood: Superstitions and Their Origins". Divine Caroline. Archived from the original on 3 January 2014. Retrieved 3 ... "Superstitions in Italy". Lifeinitaly.com. 2007-01-20. Retrieved 2011-12-03. Supersticiones arraigadas - Selecciones MB T (26 ...
A Dictionary of Superstitions. Oxford University Press, 1989. Radford, Edwin and Mona. Encyclopedia of Superstitions. ... Dictionary of Superstitions. Prentice-Hall, 1984. Miller, Gustavus Hindman. The Dictionary of Dreams:10,000 Dreams Interpreted ... A Dictionary of Superstitions. Oxford University Press, 1989. Pettijohn, Terry F. Encyclopedic Dictionary of Psychology. ... Dictionary of Superstitions. Prentice-Hall, 1984. The Marshall Cavendish Encyclopedia of Personal Relationships. Marshall ...
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