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Visual Inspirations: To Saint Michael, On His Day

Today is the feast of Saint Michael, and since he is tremendously important in the Canarian tradition of Curanderismo, and on our own personal practise as well, this post has the only intention of honouring him. 108 more words

Magic

Wink Poppy Midnight by April Genevieve Tucholke

Wink Poppy Midnight by April Genevieve Tucholke
Dial, 2016.

This is a very weird and unsettling maybe romance YA novel, in which the titular 3 white main characters trade narration. 210 more words

Fiction

பேராசிரியர் நா.வானமாமலை வாழ்க்கை வரலாறு : காணொளி

A documentary on life and times of  Professor Vanamamalai

We proudly call him the father of folklore, since he contributed enormously in preserving and restoring the rapidly diminishing village art forms of Tamil Nadu.

தமிழ் நாடு

What’s Your Sign? Lunar Astrology and Druid Tree Lore September and October Birthdays

Druid Tree Lore – Celtic Lunar Astrology
30th September-27th October

Ivy is another evergreen symbolising mystery, immortality, the portal to the Otherworld and the dark time of year. 274 more words

Art

Yokai Wednesdays

Info found on yokai.com

Trigger Warning! This weeks’ post is covering a pretty controversial topic. If you are easily frightened, stop reading now!

Konbanwa, everyone! It’s Wednesday, and you know what that means! 194 more words

Cool

Voodoo or Hoodoo?

What is the difference between Voodoo and Hoodoo?  I recently visited the New Orleans Historic Voodoo Museum to find out.  Here is a brief account of my discoveries: 396 more words

Folklore

Deliberate Human Combustion and its Spontaneous Explanations

“Although our intellect always longs for clarity and certainty, our nature often finds uncertainty fascinating” – Carl von Clausewitz

It’s important to have hopes and dreams.  2,006 more words

Anthropology