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Slavic Folklore

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Slavic mythology - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia AsianCineFest: ACF 141: Year of the Fish ERIMA vs. Baba Yaga is, in Slavic folklore, a witch- Ivan Bilibin illustrations of Slavic Folklore and Russian Fairy Tales

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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
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
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
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
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
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
Religions >> Vedic

Slavic Folklore is described in multiple online sources, as addition to our editors' articles, see section below for printable documents, Slavic Folklore books and related discussion.

Suggested Pdf Resources

SLAV 148 Introduction to Slavic Folklore
2009 Spring. 1. NOTE: Topics focus on Slavic folklore (i.
BIBLIOGRAPHY of folklore and folkloristics
Forum: Russian Folk Art Under Lenin and Stalin
Transformation of a Russian Folk Choir*. Susannah Lockwood Smith. The curtain opens.
Key words: mythology, lunar spots, Slavic folklore.

Suggested News Resources

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It turns out that the woman is a witch (she is called Bella Yagga, an ironic play on the Baba Yaga hag of Slavic folklore) and the man (Mandrake) has demons at his beck and call.

Suggested Web Resources

Slavic mythology - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Firebird (Slavic folklore) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Slavic Folklore: Vampires and Werewolves
Slavic Folklore: Vampires and Werewolves supernatural figures with clear connections to Slavic and East European folklore - the werewolf and the vampire.
Russian Folklore--Links
Feb 25, 2009 Slavic and East European Folklore Association (SEEFA); Russian Folklore & Culture A useful page maintained by Sang Hyun Kim. Slavic Folklore: A Handbook (Greenwood Folklore Slavic Folklore: A Handbook (Greenwood Folklore Handbooks) ( 9780313336102): Natalie Kononenko: Books.

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