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folk magic. n. The practice of using charms, spells, or rituals to attempt to control natural or chance events or to influence the behavior or emotions of others.

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Two cases of folk magic in Congresbury General Editor: Vince Russett
Congresbury (and Yatton) parishes have a rich history of folk magic and folklore. The folklore surrounding the hill fort of Cadbury is a case in point.
"The World Symbolism in the South Slavs' Folk Magic".
Folk Magic and Protestant Christianity in Appalachia by John. Richards . .
Medieval Science
The Age of Magic Prohibition

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In Doc Martin and the Legend of the Cloutie, he resorts to camouflage, subterfuge, and folk magic to get what he wants: a secluded house in the country away from his nosy neighbors in town.
Una notte dedicata al ritmo dei tamburi

Suggested Web Resources

Folk religion - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
For religions sometimes described as "folk religions" or "ethnic religions", see Ethnic religion.
Pow-wow (folk magic) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The archaeology of folk magic Green Witchcraft: Folk Magic, Fairy Lore & Herb Craft
Witchcraft is more than a religion, it is truly a spiritual way of life.
The Folk Magic of the African Diaspora

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