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Slovenski etnografski muzej

Etnolog: folk medicine

The article presents the life and work of the priest Jurij Humar (1819–1890).


Baroness Maria Wambolt lived at Hmeljnik Castle near Novo Mesto from 1876 to 1915.


The article describes people`s attitude to health, illness and death in the individual periods of


The article focuses on home treatment or primary medicine and home care of patients at home in Ra

Incantations are the most archaic element in the treasury of folk medical knowledge and no other

The article present magical practices and folk medicine as preserved in folk traditions.


The article presents votive offerings in the church of St Rok on Petrakovo Brdo near Duga Resa in


The author establishes that many ideas, methods and techniques belonging to alternative medicine,


The article brings a survey of the material on folk medicine, which was collected by the field te


Originally, only people were treated with homeopathy, but in the early 19th century its use was s