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synonyms for shamanism

  • healing
  • herbal remedies
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How to use shamanism in a sentence

Shamanism is at the present time the popular religion, if indeed there is any that can be so designated.
COREA OR CHO-SENA (ARNOLD) HENRY SAVAGE-LANDOR
Whether we call it fetichism, shamanism, nature worship or heathenism in its myriad forms, it is there in awful reality.
THE RELIGIONS OF JAPANWILLIAM ELLIOT GRIFFIS
In its rudest forms, this pantheism branches out into animism or shamanism, fetichism and phallicism.
THE RELIGIONS OF JAPANWILLIAM ELLIOT GRIFFIS
All are pagans and indulge in Shamanism, but each tribe has forms of its own.
OVERLAND THROUGH ASIA; PICTURES OF SIBERIAN, CHINESE, AND TARTAR LIFETHOMAS WALLACE KNOX
The Goldees and Mangoons practice Shamanism in its general features, and have a few customs peculiar to themselves.
OVERLAND THROUGH ASIA; PICTURES OF SIBERIAN, CHINESE, AND TARTAR LIFETHOMAS WALLACE KNOX
The Bhudistic faith was thus founded and spread over the country until Shamanism was gradually superseded.
OVERLAND THROUGH ASIA; PICTURES OF SIBERIAN, CHINESE, AND TARTAR LIFETHOMAS WALLACE KNOX
When shamanism prevailed in this region many human sacrifices were made at the sacred rock.
OVERLAND THROUGH ASIA; PICTURES OF SIBERIAN, CHINESE, AND TARTAR LIFETHOMAS WALLACE KNOX
I suppose, therefore, it refers to some act of shamanism the design of which was to injure a neighbor.
THE MAYA CHRONICLESVARIOUS
The worship and the priest's office (Shaman, Shamanism) consist here chiefly in the use of charms, to exorcise a dreaded power.
A COMPARATIVE VIEW OF RELIGIONSJOHANNES HENRICUS SCHOLTEN
The popular cult is, however, the propitiation of demons, a modification of the Shamanism of northern Asia.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 15, SLICE 8VARIOUS
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WORDS RELATED TO SHAMANISM

  • healing
  • herbal remedies
  • shamanism
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