Superstition and the supernatural are favored over science in treating mental health.
The Festival of Lights is actually a dark time for the bird because of its status as Goddess Lakshmi's vehicle.
Why Some Indian Women Are Terrified of Chopping off Their Dreadlocks, Even Though They Can’t Move Their Necks
A religious superstition is prohibiting some women in Maharashtra from cutting their matted hair, even if they're lice-infested and weighing them down in ways more than one.
The event's organisers even sent out invitation cards, got custom wedding clothes made for the frogs, and arranged for them to go on a honeymoon.
The Devadasi practice that makes women ‘wives of god’ might have been banned, but women are still finding themselves stuck in the inhuman tradition.
‘The Woo-Woo’ author Lindsay Wong recalls childhood in a deeply superstitious household.
Say "ciao" to the Yuletide legend who rides a broom and brings naughty kids to her cannibal husband for dinner.
Research from the universities of Oxford and Coventry find religious beliefs are about nurture, not nature.
I'm from a tribe of sorts, made up of runners who are very superstitious about their sneakers.
Your bowl of pasta is a witches’ brew, filled not just with herbs and spices but with a panoply of spiritually charged ingredients—some inherently evil, others more ambiguous, and some that will literally ward off the devil.
The seven day period that starts on April 15 has been the setting for more than its share of America's worst tragedies.