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Fiosrachadh air an dà-shealladh.

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Title - Fiosrachadh air an dà-shealladh.
Contributors - Neil MacVicar; Donald MacVicar
Reporters - Donald Archie MacDonald

Summary - Some information on the second sight.

The contributor heard from Mary, his grandmother's sister, that he should not tell anybody if he saw something unnatural. She said that some people could see funerals before they happened. This ability could be passed on, from man to woman and from woman to man. If he wanted to see something, he had to put his right foot on the seer's left foot, and his right hand on her left shoulder, and look at the same place. If he saw something he was not to speak of it but to pass a Bible over his eyes three times. He would not see any visions after that.

Track Duration (h:m:s) - 00:01:56
Date Recorded - 1975.07
Language - Gaelic
Genre - Information
Collection - School of Scottish Studies

Track ID - 61859
Original Tape ID - SA1975.119
Original Track ID - SA1975.119.A9
Audio Quality - Good
Audio Format - R2R



Item Location:
  County - Inverness-shire
  Parish - North Uist
  Island - North Uist

Item Notes -

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