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What Is Walpurgisnacht? And How did An English Nun Become Associated with Witches?

Many legends and traditions in Germany feature Witches.. think about all the Fairy Tales you heard as a child cautioning you about witches. Witches in Germany date back to the pagan times, before Christianity, and some of the celebrations or customs still show up in the modern world. Interestingly, Walpurgisnacht or Hexennacht (Witches’ Night),  Halloween’s […]

Why is the German Chimney Sweep so Lucky?

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