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St. John’s Water and the Rites of a Magical Night

St. John’s Night, which is linked to the summer solstice, the night between June 23 and 24, is considered a “magical” night in many ways. On the magical night between June 23 and 24, St. John’s water is prepared…


MALOCCHIO (EVIL EYE): How to Remove the Evil Eye

Many of our Italian relatives believe in superstitions. One of the more popular superstitions is the Malocchio (mal=bad occhio=eye) or the evil eye. It’s the look that one person gives to another if they are jealous or envious. According…