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  • Ekaterina Boldyreva, Using Shoulder Blades and a Dog for Divination 

    Churyumova, Elvira; Churyumov, Anton (2017-01-16)
    Ekaterina’s grandmother used to do divination on marriage prospects for girls. For this she used sheep’s shoulder blades and a dog. She would write the names of several girls on the blades and put them on the floor. Then ...
  • Alena Lidzhieva, About Yas Kemyalgn and Dalyn Shinj 

    Dovurkaev, Karu; Chryumov, Anton (2015-06-12)
    In the past the vertebra of a sheep was used for divination. It was called kemyalgn. The shoulder blade was also used for divination. Before divination, the shoulder meat had to be eaten by old people. After divination the ...