The Resource Lamas, shamans and ancestors : village religion in Sikkim, by Anna Balikci

Lamas, shamans and ancestors : village religion in Sikkim, by Anna Balikci

Label
Lamas, shamans and ancestors : village religion in Sikkim
Title
Lamas, shamans and ancestors
Title remainder
village religion in Sikkim
Statement of responsibility
by Anna Balikci
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Sheds light on the relationship between Buddhism and shamanism. This book examines the relationships between Buddhist lamas and practitioners of bon. It presents their interactions in terms of contexts in which lamas and shamans meet. It shows village lamas and shamans to share a conceptual view of reality at the base of their amiable coexistence
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
OCLCE
Dewey number
299.5/40954167
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
BL2016.S55
LC item number
B35 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Brill's Tibetan studies library,
Series volume
v. 17
Label
Lamas, shamans and ancestors : village religion in Sikkim, by Anna Balikci
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 387-394) and indexes
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface; Original Preface and Acknowledgments; A Note on the Text; List of Illustrations; PART I: THE SETTING; Chapter One: Introduction; Chapter Two: Perspectives on the Past; Chapter Three: The Hidden Land and its SupernaturalPopulation; Chapter Four: Village Religion: Ritual of Illness; Chapter Five: The Shamans; PART II: THE LAND; Chapter Six: The Land, its Workers, Harvests and Rituals; Chapter Seven: The Land, its Problems and RitualSolutions; PART III: THE HOUSEHOLD; Chapter Eight: Life and Ritual Cycles of Household Members
Control code
ocn645402557
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xx, 403 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789047433484
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b35873735
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)645402557
  • pebcs9047433483
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

Library Locations

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