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Fables and folk tales about noaidis

The noaidi had an important position in the Sámi pre-Christian society.

From fables and folk tales we learn what people thought the noaidi could heal or cause. They could have very strong powers. Some stories tell about how new noaidis were selected.

 
Ceavccageađge/Transteinen i Mortensnes. Govva/Foto: Mihkku Solbakk