Theyyam, Hindu ritual worship of Kerala, India. A folk religion, several thousands of years old. Theyyam is a god & they are seeking it's blessing. This dance is an invocation performed in front of the shrine, or in houses as ancestor worship.
"Botánicas such as this one in Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts, cater to the Latino community and sell folk medicine alongside statues of Catholic saints, candles decorated with prayers, lucky bamboo, and other items."
“And when we introduce an intention in the fertile ground of pure potentiality, we put this infinite organizing power to work for us.” ~ Deepak Chopra We are all familiar with the ancient practice of witchcraft; either through the history books of folk religion and paganism, or through the negati
Symbols from twelve world religious movements. Row 1: Bahá'í Faith, Buddhism Row 2: Christianity, Chinese folk religion, Hinduism, Islam Row 3: Jainism, Judaism, Paganism, Shinto Row 4: Sikhism, Taoism
In Mesoamerican folk religion, a Nagual or Nahual (both pronounced [na'wal]) is a human being who has the power to magically turn themselves into an animal form, most commonly a donkey, turkey, or dog, but also other and more powerful animals such as the jaguar and puma.
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Chinese Fantastic Four for Chinese New Year Celebration at Zhengzhou Temple Henan Province China. The role is from Chinese novel, Chinese Journey to the West, published in the 16th century during the Ming dynasty. Journey to the West has strong roots in Chinese folk religion, Chinese mythology, Taoist and Buddhist philosophy, and usually the four role are playing in the film, Televition and celebration even, specially during Chinese New Year, people imite it with Traditional clothing of that…