Nazar boncuğu: The Turkish protection from Evil Eye

An introduction: What is the Nazar boncuğu?  The rather confusing term is deviated from an Arabic origin, which meant Sight. The term “boncuğu” is a derivative of the word “boncuk” which means “beads”. In simplistic terms, it is nothing more than an accessory, a type of jewelry of a sort.  It is usually designed as

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The Story Behind the Greek Evil Eye

You have to admit that some things in this world have not been proven or deemed explainable by science just yet, and maybe not ever. Like coincidences that are too much of an accident due to the frequency or timing of certain events. Every society begins this way to answer supernatural, seemingly unexplainable events. Some

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