Fw: Roles of Disabled in Slavic Cultures?
- Hello list members!
I am forwarding this post from another list because the subject seemed a
good one to me, but I haven't yet seen any replies to this topic...and I had
hoped perhaps I could find someone knowledgeable on this subject here...Any
assistance is greatly appreciated! ;)
> > I just had a general question to begin with regarding the disabled inof
> > ancient Slavonic nations:
> > The blind, the deaf, etc. were there any special spiritual powers
> > associated with them, were all disabled grouped together as is common
> > practice today, or was each disability considered unique etc. Also some
> > the South Slavonic and West Slavonic words for the disabled from ancient
> > times would be appreciated (if they exist, in any case approximations
> > suffice)