• Recording date: 1978-12-18
  • Owner: Euskarabidea-mediateka
  • Informant: Perpetua Saragüeta. Gemma Urtasun.
  • Researcher: Jose Maria Satrustegi
  • Main theme: Traditional medicine. Zugarramurdi (Navarre). Prayers so that children sleep.. Antton and Maria. Gemma singing. San Juan, the oak.
  • Permission to query: Free
  • Permission to publish: Limited
  • Sound quality: Normal
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Piece Time Summary
A08 00:29:30
About Trinidad Urtasun: How the speaker meet her when in the house of the aunt. That night he didn’t like her. How he asked Trinidad for the first time to marry him. There were six peditions of marraige. The young man from Bozate sent his parents to speak to Perpetua instead of going himself. How he decided in the end to accept Trinidad.
A07 00:26:30
One time she went out in the morning San Juan and walked about in the morning dew completely naked. That’s what those with the mange did.
A06 00:20:55
About the verses of “Antón and Maria”. (23.20") The song they were sung by their father to fall asleep. Another songs.
A05 00:19:58
"Arri, arri mandoko". A song to clean the children with.
A04 00:18:45
Children’s songs and chants
A03 00:17:25
The lullaby her mother sang her to sleep with.
A02 00:15:25
Prayer songs in Spanish.
A01 00:00:00
For spots: a glass of olive oil with another of lard both fried with rosemary.For bones: burn some bones and take the ashes while still fasting in the morning. Toothache: To burn some elder.Chamomile for the eye. Santonina for those children who suffer of tape-worms.Ear-ache: garlic fried in oilMistletoe for the blood pressureFor rheumatism: garlic nine days in a row, with the quantity increasing by day and then another nine days with a corresponding descrease in the quantity each day. Raw at breakfast.Cooked Nettles for blood pressure. Small amount because it drops quickly. Broken bones or ligaments “zainarte belarra” broken up and inserted between bindings.Mint Grass for colds.“Oskar belarra” for pimples.“Andura” for sciatica.Marshmallow for colds and for blood pressure. Also hollyhock.Laziness for flu.Raw Sorrel for the stomach.“Txikuri belarra” (dandelion) for the kidneys.Bruises, Swellings, mumps... a glass of wine, with a spoonful of oil and flour with bran and rue. Put the poultice on the painful spot. Don´t put it on the appendix.
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