Funeral and Mourning Customs in Podgora

Šunde, Smiljana
October 2006
Croatian Medical Journal;2006, Vol. 47 Issue 5, p681
Academic Journal
The article presents information on the funeral and mourning customs in Podgora, a village in Makarska Littoral, in the south of Croatia. It describes the ceremonial practices of the people in the area in times of lamentations as well as during the procession of the dead. It also cites the customs practiced by widows in the village.


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