56 entries in Thread / Hindu Thread
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Unknown To burne a thred, and to make it whole againe with the ashes thereof
Related to 1584 The Discoverie of Witchcraft (Issue XXXII) 193
Unknown To turne a threed, and so make it whole againe with the ashes thereof
Related to 1634 The Art of Legerdemain Discovered 41
Unknown Ein Schneiderartikel thread burned and restored, second thread crumpled up and hidden in fold of skin
Sep. 1900 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 9) 143
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Das Knäuel patter for torn and restored thread
Oct. 1901 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 10) 147
Ching Ling Foo, Ellis Stanyon The Chinese Paper-Tearing Trick with thread or paper
  • The Original Form of the Trick
  • Various Methods of Performing it
  • Ellis Stanyon's Method
1903 Later Magic 473
Unknown The Hindu Thread Trick
1938 Greater Magic 846
Unknown The Gypsy Thread Trick with spectator
1948 The Fine Art of Magic 305
Unknown Hindu Yarn Mystery
1948/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 5 27
Al Baker The Hindu Thread Trick
1951 The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Pet Secrets) 378
Marconick Gypsy Thread
VariationsAlso published here 1956 Unconventional Magic 53
Ali Bongo Ali Bongo's Addition magical needle threading combined with Hindu Thread
Also published here 1956 Unconventional Magic 58
Bobby Bernard Flash Gypsy Thread after restoring the thread, it vanishes in a flame
1958 Magic in Miniature 5
Marconick Markonicks "Gypsy-Thread"
Also published here 1959 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 20 No. 6) 872
Ali Bongo Ali Bongo's Zusatz zum "Gypsy-Thread" magical needle threading combined with Hindu Thread
Also published here 1959 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 20 No. 6) 877
Norman Rhodes Easier Gipsy Thread
1967 The Art of Close-Up Magic — Volume 1 245
Piet Forton Das Fadenzerreissen classic Hindu Thread
Related to 1968 Piet Forton Seminar 7
Orlando Bagley Yarn Trick
1969 The Art of Close-Up Magic — Volume 2 12
Albert Spackman Miniature Rapping Hand miniature doll hand in box rapping and answering questions, different routine ideas,
  • word and card divination and with spirit slates
  • stop trick with cards
  • whistle put into the box and the hand moves and the whistle blows
  • gipsy thread is restored in the box, while hand moves
  • in conjunction with "The Thing"
  • card turnover

Related to 1969 The Art of Close-Up Magic — Volume 2 74
Eddie Joseph The Hindu Yarn Trick with thumb tip
1969 The Art of Eddie Joseph 208
Milton Tropp "Impromptu" Broken & Restored Thread
1972 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 7 193
Tony Spina Improved Gypsy Torn and Restored Thread
1973 Close-up Cavalcade 126
Slydini Gypsy Thread Trick two methods
1976 The Best of Slydini ...and More 100
Max Londono Eternal String with thick string, two methods
1977 New Stars of Magic (Vol. 1 No. 9) 1
John C. Wagner Torn and Restored Effects application of Charisma Change to Gypsy Thread, paper napkin, cigarette
1978 7 Secrets 52
Piet Forton Can You Do the Gypsy Thread Again? hindu thread repetition
Related toAlso published here Oct. 1979 Pabular (Vol. 5 No. 10) 740
Hans E. Trixer Der Hindu Faden Trick
Also published here
  • Pentagram, May 1953
Dec. 1979 Intermagic (Vol. 6 No. 3&4) 131
Lewis Ganson Introduction
1980 The Hindu Thread Trick 4
Hans E. Trixer The Hindu Thread Trick
  • The Effect
  • The Thread
  • Preparation
  • Presentation
1980 The Hindu Thread Trick 5
Marconick Marconick's Gypsy Thread
Also published here 1980 The Hindu Thread Trick 10
Lewis Ganson Easy Gypsy Thread
1980 The Hindu Thread Trick 13
Pat Conway Pat Conway's Routine
1980 The Hindu Thread Trick 22
Ross Bertram The Hindu Yarn for stage with thicker yarn
1983 Bertram on Sleight of Hand 192
Henry Mayol Thread-Bare routine with vanishing thread kicker (sucked into mouth)
Apr. 1984 Apocalypse (Vol. 7 No. 4) 901
Piet Forton Repeat Gipsy Thread repeated gypsy thread
Also published here 1984 Magic Lecture Notes 1984 1
Eugene Burger Cosmic Thread hindu mythology presentation
1989 The Experience of Magic 107
Steve Dusheck Experiment No. 16 dowel in thumb tip winds up thread
1991 Dusheck's Thumb Tip Magic 58
Patrick Page Der Wieder Ganze Fade long wool thread is cut up and restores in fist
Also published here
  • Pages from Patrick's Notebook
Nov. 1991 Intermagic (Vol. 16 No. 3) 112
Steve Dusheck Burnt and Restored Thread small container made from straw stuck to thumb nail
1994 Dusheck's Close-Up Magic 8
Jörg Alexander Weber Sticking To The Gypsy Thread convincer
Also published here 1998 The Book 125
Andreas Michel-Andino Der Hindufaden "Andinos Trickmonographien - Teil 1"
  • Historisches (credit information)
  • Meine Präparationsmethode und Handhabung
  • Variationen
  • Vortrag für Erwachsene
  • Hindufaden für Kinder?
  • Wie es weiter geht
1998 Intermagic (Vol. 22 No. 3) 92
Josef Fertsch Mein Hindu-Faden Vortrag patter
1998 Intermagic (Vol. 22 No. 3) 98
Andreas Michel-Andino Paper to Money "Andinos Trickmonographien - Teil 2"
  • Nachtrag zum Hindu-Faden
  • Vorbemerkungen zur Papier-in-Geldschein-Verwandlung
  • Historisches (credit information)
  • Variationen und Vorführtechnik
  • Vortragsanregung für Erwachsene
  • Vortrag für Kinde
  • Schlußbemerkungen
  • Die Anfertigung des Gimmicks
1999 Intermagic (Vol. 22 No. 4&5) 140
Andreas Michel-Andino Die Multi-Pip-Card "Andinos Trickmonographien - Teil 3"
  • Nachtrag zum Nachtrag (Hindu thread)
  • Nachtrag (paper to money)
  • Das Namensproblem
  • Historische Entwicklung (credit information)
  • Varianten und Techniken
  • Vorschläge zur Vorführung
  • Eröffnung oder Schluß
  • Weitere Einsatzmöglichkeiten
  • P.S.: Noch ein Nachtrag
1999 Intermagic (Vol. 23 No. 1) 8
Eugene Burger Magical Presentations
  • Our Magical Art
Apr. 2000 Genii (Vol. 63 No. 4) 66
Dieter Weber Hindu Faden Mirakel 3-Fach torn and restored thread, torn again and "restored" with knotted-together pieces, then proper restoration again
2001 Intermagic (Vol. 24 No. 3-5) 186
Al Baker Thread Trick
2003 The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Notebooks) 751
Piet Forton Mehrfacher Gypsy Thread repeated gypsy thread
Also published here 2005 Das 2005 — Close-Up Seminar 2
Trevor Lewis Gypsy Thread
Related to 2009 Routines Matter 89
Trevor Lewis Birthday Button hindu thread presentation, using large button
2009 Routines Matter 92
Joaquín Matas, Juan Manuel Marcos, Jorge Blass El Hilo Roto y Recompuesto tips on the Hindu Thread, with thicker thread
2014 A Fuego Lento — Volumen I 32
Gene Anderson The Hindu Thread Trick
  • A. Introduction
  • B. Hind Thread or Gypsy Thread... what's in a name?
  • C. Gene's presentation and script
  • D. Preparation
Related to 2016 Gene Anderson — The Book 212
Jörg Alexander Weber Miracle Thread thread marked with sticker
Inspired byAlso published here 2017 Magic Illusions 23
Alexander de Cova Der Wollfaden
2017 Arbeitsbuch Daumenspitze 70
John Carney Gypsy-Rewired thread between two paper cups (kids's phone) is broken and restored, name in index: "Gypsy Hardwired"
2020 Sleights & Insights 32
Joshua Jay Common Thread
  • The River
presentation for gypsy thread
Dec. 2021 Genii (Vol. 84 No. 12) 48
Roberto Giobbi Torn and Restored Thread only presentation
Inspired by 2021 Sharing Secrets 33