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Materials for the Study of Gurung Pe, Volume II

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$60.00 • £48.95 • €54.00

ISBN 9780674984332

Publication Date: 12/21/2018

Text

  • List of Maps and Plates
  • Preface and Acknowledgements
  • Volume II
    • Part 2. Escorting the Deceased: The pwe la-wa of the po-ju
    • Part 3. Honouring Divinity: The cop cu-wa
    • Part 4. Taming the Soul: The plah ku la-wa
    • Part 5. Countering Witchcraft: The ŋə̃y ∫e-wa
    • Part 6. Escorting the Deceased: The pwe la-wa of the ɬew-ri
    • Part 7. Calling for Prosperity: The ∫o-ku tẽ-wa, tõ thi-wa, khe-ma thi-wa
  • Index of Recitations
  • General Index

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