Crafts and Industries through the Ages
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The tangible and intangible aspects of the traditional culture are numerous. For study purposes

these may be classified to include:

1-Literature:  folktales, epics, legends, folk poetry, folk songs, ballads, anecdotes, fables,  prov-i

erbs, jokes….

2-Material culture:  arts, crafts, architecture, costumes, food and cookery, recipes, techniques, terminology.…

3-Social customs:  rituals, life cycle of the individual, annual celebrations, plays and recreation, folk medicine.…