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17 November, 2023 - 17:56
10 Spine-Chilling Ancient Superstitions and Their Origins
Superstitions have long held a grip on human imagination, weaving threads of fear and fascination into the tapestry of our history. Today many of us no longer believe in them (or claim not to) but...
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5 November, 2023 - 21:53
Warding Off the Evil Eye: Ancient Rings and Phallic Talismans
For thousands of years, people have been plagued by the haunting belief that envious or disdainful gazes could bring them harm, injury, bad luck or even death. In response, various cultures have...
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10 April, 2023 - 18:58
1,800-Year-Old Golden Protective Jewelry Adorned Roman Girl
In 1971, on Mount Scopus in Israel, an extraordinary discovery was made: an 1,800-year-old lead coffin containing a young Roman girl adorned with precious jewelry to ward off the ‘evil eye’ and...
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31 October, 2021 - 18:00
The Evil Eye in the Mediterranean: How to Avert Accidental Envy
The ancient Mediterranean belief of the evil eye still has its adherents today. Those who have the “eye” are thought to give bad luck unintentionally to anything or anyone that they are envious of...
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13 August, 2014 - 00:44
Evil Eye Box and Other Treasures Found in Ancient Tombs on the Shores of the Nile
Archaeologists have discovered a number of elaborate underground tombs containing precious artifacts in a 2,000-year-old cemetery on the shores of the Nile River in Sudan, according to a report in...
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17 August, 2013 - 09:46
A 1,800-year-old ring and the curse of the ‘evil eye’
Last year, archaeologists in Croatia found a remarkable 1,800-year-old ring with an ‘eye’ that was used to protect the wearer from spells or a bad curse, often referred to as the ‘evil eye’. The...
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