Akkabadora: legend of hostesses of death from the island Region of Sardinia

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Sometimes to sardinets adequately to die, the woman in black with strong feet and a wooden hammer was necessary. Inhabitants of the Italian island Region of Sardinia tell a legend about sa accabadora ceremony. That is for sardinets this at all and not a legend, they are sure that sa an akkabador really practiced to the middle of the XX century, and according to some data, already before the beginning of the XXI century. The ethnographers who were in detail studying a phenomenon sa akkabador, consider a ceremony as a horror story for children because any material evidences it is not revealed. However in museum in Luras in the north Region of Sardinia show to visitors...

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