According to the informants of Father Cortez, there are as many as a hundred types of sorcery
being practiced in Siquijor.
Thus, as per Dio's comment, sorcery
, although recognized as being detrimental to the harmony of communities (both then and now), is associated by some with traditional practices or perhaps more associated with wider political structures in society that kept it in check during times of social, political and economic flux to limit 'anyone using it against you'.
In her complaint, she said that her maid was practising sorcery
to have control over her and her family.
This difference has consequences for the salience of sorcery
fears in people's perceptions of misfortune.
It claimed a Sharia court found the two men guilty and sentenced to death for "apostasy, sorcery
, claiming the ability to tell the future and leading people to polytheism."
by Times News Service An African national was arrested for practicing 'witchcraft and sorcery
', Royal Oman Police (ROP) reported.
Summary: Accused also tried at Misdemeanours Court for practicing sorcery
on sponsor's kids to love her
A maid is accused of sorcery
after her boss found photos of his family in her room and pieces of paper covered in strange scribbles.
The Storm Dragon's Heart is a classic sword and sorcery
"Gareth Bale freekick jinxed by Tal Ben Haim witchcraft," ran The Telegraph's headline, while the 101 Goals Website blamed the "jinxed kick" on Ben Haim's "bizarre magical sorcery
NNA - The Islamic State group has beheaded two women in Syria on accusations of "sorcery
," the first such execution of women in Syria, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitor said Tuesday.
is seen as a necessary evil, and its rules and systems are complex.
Ben Barnes is a humble farmhand who, as the seventh son of a seventh son, is packed off to learn the arts of sorcery
RY R Bridges and Barnes Y Bridges and Barnes Ben Barnes is the seventh son of a seventh son, packed off to learn sorcery
with Bridges's demon-slayer.
, and Spirit: The Secrets of Erotic Magic provides a fine survey based on the author's training in Eastern and Western mystery schools, and addresses issues of sexual sorcery