This website uses cookies

Cookies remember you so we can give you a better service online. By using this website or closing this message, you are agreeing to our Cookies noticeClose
Skip to content
« back to encyclopedia search results

Geophagy

The practice of eating earth - or more specifically certain clays. This was/is undertaken in certain parts of West Africa and the Indian sun-continent. It is/was believed that expectant mothers, so doing, would produce sons rather than daughters.

Reviews / Comments

Not yet reviewed

Be the first to add a review