Estonian Witch Doctors
|Photo 1. Gunnar Aarma
||Photo 2. Vigala Sass
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|Photo 4. Laine Roht
1. Gunnar Aarma.
2. Vigala Sass - a healer and a neoshaman. There is a protective sign tied to his forehead. Video by A. Kuperjanov 1996.
3. Money donated to an idol in the incantation place of Vigala Sass. Video by A. Kuperjanov 1996.
4. Laine Roht or the Witch of Kaika - one of the best-known Estonian healers. Video by T. Tender 1989.
5. A snake in vodka. A classical folk-medicine device. Video by T. Tender 1989.
6. A page from Laine Roht's patient book. The patients thank her for her kind reception, and hope to get better. Video by T. Tender 1989.