witchcraft


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the use of supernatural powers to influence or predict events

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the art of sorcery

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The force also seized items including amulets, talismans and other fabrics materials used in witchcraft.
Readers will learn of the daily fight against witches and witchcraft.
Galvez said investigators found that the victim had been rumored in their village to be a "mananaot" engaged in witchcraft.
If they could win Test matches because of witchcraft or magic, then they should have also won the ODI and T20 series,' added the skipper.
In particular, the study examines the role of gender in published accounts about men and women who exhibited symptoms of possession, and in the cases of both women and men who were accused of witchcraft by aepossessedAE accusers.
Police detained the woman in connection with exercising witchcraft or divination for a fee.
In both the scholarly and popular imaginations, European witchcraft once fit into a narrative of darkness and enlightenment.
None of these things has brought either an end to witchcraft or the expected return of the ancestors.
As per the NCRB, 26, 54 and 47 murders were reportedly committed on account of witchcraft in the tribal-dominated Jharkhand state in 2012, 2013 and 2014, respectively.
Full of material that illuminates fascinating corners and major issues in late-Muscovite Russia, the author's latest book is the definitive source for information on witchcraft and witch trials in the seventeenth century.
We mostly know what happened next: Salem authorities suggested witchcraft as a cause, and the afflicted girls accused innocent villagers of torturing them at the behest of Satan himself.
At least 400 women were killed for allegedly practicing witchcraft
PETER GESCHIERE, Witchcraft, Intimacv & Trust: Africa in comparison.
com)-- This holiday season was marked by the release of a unique new book: “The Common Book of Witchcraft and Wicca.
For the churches in Africa, evil preeminently includes witchcraft.