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Herbs of Folklore and Modern Medicine: White Willow, Aloe Vera, and Garlic
Many of the medicinal herbs we use today have been studied by modern science for application in today’s medical field. These studies have shown that our ancestral folk uses of these herbs were very much correct in their applications. Here we will explore...
Earth Mysteries >> Herbalism
Select Cross-Cultural and Historical Personifications of Death
This extensive introduction includes some of the more well known, along with some lesser known Death "incarnations", and I use that term loosely, as in many cultures, the Angel of Death can be quite an adept shapeshifter. We have tried to cull...
Mystic Sciences >> Necromantic Studies
Grimassi, Raven
Raven Grimassi is the author of several books on Wicca and Witchcraft, including The Wiccan Mysteries, which was awarded Book of the Year and First Place-Spirituality Book by the Coalition of Visionary Retailers in 1998. Raven Grimassi was born in 1951 to an...
Real Interviews >> Authors
Harding, Deborah
Deborah Harding began gardening alongside her parents when she was just able to walk. She lives in Ohio with her husband and two daughters. She writes articles on herbal concerns for magazines and web-zines, and gives lectures and workshops on growing herbs...
Real Interviews >> Authors
Baba Yaga: A Demon or A Goddess?
Growing up in Kiev, Ukraine, I loved reading and listening to fairy tales. These stories, filled with Slavic flavor, were opening up a new world for me, a world where one is to learn lessons and always to succeed, a world in which no matter how many hardships...
Deities & Heros >> Slavic
So What is a Blue Moon?
We are not having any Blue Moons this year but the experts say that year 2001 will have an official "Blue Moon" in November. Your geographic location can make a difference to your experience of a Blue Moon. Depending on your longitude you may go...
Astrology >> The Moon
The Celtic Vedic Connection, Part I
Of all the great ancient cultures perhaps no two share more parallels than those of the Celtic and Vedic peoples. A deep rooted affinity runs between them, what is present in one is mirrored in the other. Myths, Gods, Goddesses, even fairy tales bear a...
Religions >> Druidism

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War and Ethnology/Folklore in Colonial Korea:
South Korea
Korean folklore. 2. Show pictures of the sun and the moon.
1 The Political Message of Folklore In South Korea's Student
LEE DUHYUN ++*$t. Z3an'guk minsokhak non'go
His major interest is Korean folk drama, a topic on which he has already Introduction which briefly surveys the history of Korean folklore scholarship.
Jill Hurley Lesson Plan- Korea Art Survey 1- Grades 9-12 Korean
Korean Folk paintings- The Symbolic Tiger.

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The Outhouse Interview: Christina Strain
Serving as Strain's reaction to traditional Korean folklore, The Fox Sister is something of a mystical thriller with some horror and even some comedic elements thrown in.
일본 여성들이 환호하는 남장 여자, 아란 케이
“Aran” comes from the Arang story, a part of Korean folklore. “Kei” is the Japanese reading of “Gyeong,” the first character of Gyeongsang Province, where her ancestors lived.

Suggested Web Resources

Korean folklore - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Korean folklore has a long history, going back several thousand years.
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Korean mythology - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Korean Folklore Online Archive
with eyes wide open: Korean Folklore
Mar 30, 2010 I am absolutely becoming obsessed with Korean Folklore.

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