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Folklore: Needfire / Need-Fire

01 Dec 01 - 12:58 PM (#601679)
Subject: what is needfire?
From: GUEST,mgarvey@pacifier.com

I just came across this ...anyone celebrate it? I looked on Google...looks like Irish, Danish, Chinese, Mongolians do it. mg


01 Dec 01 - 01:03 PM (#601682)
Subject: RE: what is needfire?
From: Sorcha

"Fire made from friction; said to prevent witchcraft and diseases caused by same"...http://www.bartleby.com/81/11978.html

Also, apparently the name of a band/group.