Religion Of An Indian Tribe By Verrier Elwin 1955 First Edition - First Printing
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Religion Of An Indian Tribe By Verrier Elwin 1955 First Edition - First Printing:
FROM THE DUST JACKET:
"STUDENTS of comparative religion will find much to interest them in this book, for the Hill Saoras of Orissahave evolved a varied priesthood to mediate between them and the gods and ancestral shades who interveneso constantly. in human affairs. Besides hereditary priests, a male or female shaman is to be found in nearlyevery village."Wonderful copy of this in depth study of the structure of religion & spirituality and its part in the lives of theHill Saoras of Orissa (India). Dimensions: 9 X 5.5 X 1.5 (Inches); 597 Pages.