Where do the superstitions in the Arab World come to be?
Tara Shallal & Ammar Shallal
September 28, 2014
What is origin of some of the most common superstitions in the Arab world, and what do they mean? Inspired by their mom’s rituals, Ammar and Tara take a deeper look into two of the most popular practices and symbols of superstition: tasseography (coffee cup reading), and the evil eye.
Sources & Future References
- Wikipedia: Tasseography Symbols from readings
- Origin and meaning of Evil Eye
- Wikipedia: Evil Eye
- The Evil Eye: Meaning of the Curse & Protection Against It
- Psychology of Superstition
If you would like to contact the presenter directly, please email us at afikra and we will connect you!