The author gives an integrated picture of the complex religious and social life in the pueblos, including Zuni, Acoma, Laguna, Taos, Isleta, Sandia, Jemez, cochiti, Santa Clara, San Felipe, Santa Domingo, San Juan, and the Hopi villages.
Volume 2 presents an extensive body of solstice, installation, initiation, war, weather, curing, kachina, and planting and harvesting ceremonies as well as games, animal dances, and offerings to the dead. A review of Pueblo ceremonies from town to town considers variations and borrowings. Today, a half century after its original publication, Pueblo Indian Religion remains central to studies of Pueblo religious life.
|Title||Pueblo Indian Religion (Pueblo Indian Religion) Volume 2|
|eBook format||Paperback, (torrent)|
|Author||Elsie Clews Parsons|
|Publisher||University of Nebraska Press|
|File size||4.4 Mb|
|Book rating||4 (1 votes)