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Product ID: 978-99946-720-3-
Book Name: Shamanic Solitudes
Author Name: Martino Nicoletti
Price: USD 25
Description:

An itinerary – only apparently circular – furrows the universe of Kulunge Rài shamanism in Nepal. A nomadic religion, generated within the space of a double geography that weaves vivid visionary foreshortenings into the flat weft of reality. An extraordinary journey through the principal places composing the universe of shamanic reality: the “call” by the spirits of the wood. The dreams and initiatic visions; the vocational sickness and flight into the forest – mandatory steps on the path to obtaining…

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Product ID: 978-99946-788-7-
Book Name: Himalayan Mountain Cults
Author Name: Gabriele Tautscher
Price: USD 25
Description:

Nepal is renowned for the snow-capped Himalayas and their sacred status as the abode of the gods. These sacred seats are considered inaccessible and remain forbidden to human beings. Despite this mountain image, the largest part of Nepal consists of the lower, densely populated regions known as the Middle Hills, an area of intensively cultivated valleys and skilfully terraced hillsides. Here too, in spaces long inhabited and cultivated by humans, certain natural features – peaks, rock outcrops, caves, and lakes…

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Product ID: 9789937506663
Book Name: Cardamom and Class: A Limbu Village and its Extensions in East Nepal
Author Name: Ian Carlos Fitzpatrick
Price: USD 25
Description:

CINNABARIS - SERIES OF ORIENTAL STUDIES Cardamom and Class A Limbu Village and its Extensions in East Nepal Ian Carlos Fitzpatrick Cardamom and Class investigates the history of economic differentiation in a Limbu village in east Nepal. By examining three historically overlapping productive processes - subsistence agriculture, cardamom cultivation, and international migration - this book shows how each productive process has contributed in different ways to the acceleration of economic differentiation and rural class formation. In particular it focuses on…

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Product ID: 9789937506823
Book Name: Miyapma: Traditional Narratives of the Thulung Rai
Author Name: N. J. Allen
Price: USD 25
Description:

Cinnabaris Series of Oriental Studies - V MIYAPMA Traditional Narratives of the Thulung Rai N. J. Allen

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Product ID: 99946-720-2-1
Book Name: The Ancestral Forest
Author Name: Martino Nicoletti
Price: USD 25
Description:

Lost among the high hills of eastern Nepal, which has meant centuries of cultural isolation, the Kulunge Rai ethnic group have tenaciously maintained their religious tradition ever since their ancient origins. Bearing witness to a far-off past of hunting and nomadic life, their myths and legends form a plot and scenario that comprise a multitude of invisible entitles: the "hunter-spirits" and the "monkey spirits", the undisputed sovereigns of the forest world; Laladum, the deity who resembles a little girl, the…

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