David H. Holmberg

Order in Paradox
Myth and Ritual Among Nepal's Tamang
David H. Holmberg, David Holmberg
David H. Holmberg here examines the social forms, ritual practices, and history of a western Tamang community of Himalayan Nepal. Exploring the central question of ritual complexity, Order in Paradox demonstrates how a religious system that contains Buddhist, shamanic, and sacrificial practices may be understood as a whole.Holmberg begins by...

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