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Synonyms for shamanist

of or relating to shamanism


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The construction of a modern skyscraper can begin with shamanist rituals calling for protection and success.
Religions (2010): Buddhist Lamaism 53%, Muslim 3% (primarily in the southwest), shamanist and Christian 5%, other 0.
Zalmoxian (or sometimes called "Zamolxian") groups and organizations promote the revival of Romanian spirituality through a process of reconnection to its ancient, supposedly Dacian and Thracian roots; similarly, Hungarian Shamanist movements are aimed at recovering a supposedly lost spirituality, built-in into the deepest layers of Hungarian language and cultural practices.
Young-Jae explores the concept of ritual whether throwing ceramics on a wheel or the act of offering cups often filled with wine in shamanist and Confucian rites.
Humphrey, Caroline, 1995, "Chiefly and Shamanist Landscapes in Mongolia," in Michael Hirsch, and Eric O'Hanlon, eds.
With its blend of Shamanist and Tibetan Buddhist art and culture against a breathtaking backdrop of golden steppes, Mongolia has become an exciting travel destination.
Her goal during five expeditions was to photography the 'ovoos', shamanist stone markers found scattered across the vast Mongolian deserts.
Anthropologists, historians, political scientists, and others discuss tensions within and between communities of Orthodox and other Christians, Sunni and Shi'ite Muslims, Jews from persecution to revival, cultural variations of Buddhism, Burkhanism and Falun Gong, and syncretism and revival in traditional shamanist worldviews.
The yohor dance is also performed during shamanist rituals, as a means of raising spiritual energy to help carry the shaman to the heavens.
The 19th-century palette will be augmented by shamanist chant from Siberia and the sufi-inflected healing music of the Egyptian Zar, the Gregorian chant of medieval Europe and contemporary Gospel music from Soweto.
Price again observed ceremonies in which both Buddhist and shamanist practices combined.
Tengir-Too's repertoire includes recitations from the Manas Epic (which they say contains the entire ethnography, history and philosophy of the Kyrgyz), traditional melodies and songs from the nomadic shamanist culture and songs inspired by Sufi poetry.
Van Houten does not engage in any sustained way with shamanist beliefs about animals, but her reflections on the relationship with the leopards Little Boy and Little Girl have much in common with them.
Mongoloid-Version B-29 (Miss MeGook Paintings #1 and #2), 1993-2003, an image of a naked Joo as a life-size fuselage pinup, is countered by Salt Transfer Cycle, 1993-95, a video of the artist as magical shamanist.
But even if that people became in a sense 'western' via Islam, all the same they never stopped being eastern; that is confirmed by the Confucian and Taoist foundations of Chinese Muslims, the Hindu basis of Indian Muslims and the Buddhist, animist and shamanist base of Turkic Muslims.