Your brother and many in the official Iranian media accuse your confidants of voodoo and devil worship.
There are whispers of a history of voodoo ceremonies and mysterious orbs of light appearing in photos.
Another declared she was a voodoo princess performing chants to make sure I got breast cancer.
Rounds of voodoo and an oil bath cleared up the problem in the end.
We spent the night talking about health spas, Haitian voodoo, small-town Oklahoma and what it was like to be a Golden Girl.
"'The only form in which voodoo—'" began Father Brown, reading aloud.
Then there was the voodoo priestess, she with the black goat.
We laugh at the voodoo worshiper—then create our own hoodooes, our pet obsessions.
This woman was speaking, beyond doubt, of the voodoo priestess.
It was a sign, however, of something that suggested at once to me the connection of voodoo practices.
religious witchcraft of Haiti and Southern U.S., ultimately of African origin, 1850, from Louisiana French voudou, from a W.African language (e.g. Ewe and Fon vodu "spirit, demon, deity," also Vandoo, supposedly the name of an African deity, from a language of Dahomey). Cf. vodun "fetish connected with snake worship in Dahomey," said to be from vo "to be afraid," or vo "harmful." The verb is attested from 1880.