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Iryna Ihnatenko. Narodna medytsyna i mahiya ukraintsiv. (The Traditional Medicine and Magic of Ukrainians)

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Iryna Ihnatenko. Narodna medytsyna i mahiya ukraintsiv. (The Traditional Medicine and Magic of Ukrainians)
"The well-known ethnographer and folklorist granddaughter of a hereditary whisperer shares ancient healing charms, folk drug prescription, information about superstitions and customs of the traditional medicine and magic. How did they become healers and sorcerers? Why, despite the church ban, was their authority so great? What were the healing powers that our ancestors sought when burning illnesses with feathers or when rolling eggs?
The book speaks about the secrets of Ivan Sirko and Kharakternyk Cossacks, wizard burial traditions and honoring of beekeepers, blacksmiths, and hunters, about the natural powers of herbs, trees, vegetables and grain, clay and soil all those things that treated Ukrainians."
In Ukrainian.
Type of the edition: hard cover
Format: 144x212 mm
Number of pages: 320, illustrated
Publisher: Bookclub, Kharkiv

Contents:

- Vstup

1. VIRUVANNJa, MIFOLOHIJa, SVITOHLJaD:

- Mahija ta ljudy: znakhari, chakluny, vidmaky ta inshi osoby, prychetni do mahiji

- Mahija likuvannja khvorob

- Mahija oberehiv

2. NATURALNA NARODNA MEDYTsYNA:

- Travy

- Dereva

- Horodyna

- Jahody ta hryby

- Zernovi kultury

- Zasoby mineralnoho pokhodzhennja: hlyna, sil, zemlja

- Likuvalni zasoby tvarynnoho pokhodzhennja

- Pisljamova: jak opytuvaty znakhariv, abo Dekilka sliv pro robotu etnoloha "v poli"

3. TEKSTY ZAMOVLJaN IZ VUST POLISKYKh ZNAKhARIV

- Spysok vykorystanoji literatury

- Obstezheni sela

Publisher: BookClub
Catalogue number: ISBN 9786171215498
Year: 2016

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