The popular cult is, however, the propitiation of demons, a modification of the Shamanism of northern Asia.
In the second place, the Mongols of the 13th century were not as yet, in any great numbers, Mahommedans; the official religion was "Shamanism," but in the Mongol army there were many Christians, the results of early Nestorian missions to the far East.
The Mordvinians are nearly all Orthodox Greek, as also are the Votyaks, Voguls, Cheremisses and Chuvashes, but their religions are, in reality, modifications of Shamanism under the influence of some Christian and Moslem beliefs.
SHAMANISM, the name commonly given to the religion of the Ural-Altaic peoples.
Properly speaking, however, there is nothing to distinguish Shamanism from the religions of other peoples in a similar stage of culture.
The Tatars, Bashkirs and Kirghiz are Mahommedans; but the last-named have to a great extent maintained along with Mahommedanism their old Shamanism.
fetishism mixed with Shamanism, the shaman (tadji-bei) being a kepresentative of the great divinity, the Num.
Psychoanalysis and shamanism But might psychoanalysis be akin to faith healing or shamanic ritual?
Many current interpretations emphasize the healing side of shamanism, but this is only one aspect of the shaman's work.
shamanism of the people of the steppe.
Chapter Three will discuss shamanism with regard to five particular objectives.
She has studied shamanism, and connects her spirituality with her love of form and shape.
These traditional interpretations are now being queried, not least by a renewed interest in the archeology of ancient religious activity, including shamanism.
There are two keys to doing shamanism: Achieving the altered state of consciousness that allows you access to non-ordinary reality.
What useful books are available about nontraditional contemporary shamanism?
The concept of plants as teachers is of paramount importance in Amazonian shamanism.
To recap archaic shamanism was geographically extensive in the ancient world.
There are a number of relatively common practices and experiences in traditional shamanism which are being investigated by modern researchers.
Nor can any artificial religion like modern shamanism do the trick.
But there was some form of professional shamanism, tho not specialized, since every old woman could shamanize.
family shamanism is connected with the domestic hearth, whose welfare is under its care.
Topics such as ancestors, dreaming and prayer often not included in western core shamanism are part of his teachings.
Many current interpretations emphasize the healing side of shamanism, but this is only one aspect of the shaman 's work.
Drug religion, related to the shamanism of the people of the steppe.
Chapter Three will discuss Shamanism with regard to five particular objectives.
Nor can any artificial religion like modern Shamanism do the trick.
Family shamanism is connected with the domestic hearth, whose welfare is under its care.
Alex Stark is a contemporary practitioner of fung shui and shamanism, who studies and designs "harmonious environments."
These masks formed a major element in Chinese shamanism.
Lectures and workshops are provided by professional and cutting edge practitioners in alternative healing such as shamanism, rolfing, ayurveda and the Alexander Technique.
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