AHP 40: SOCIALIZING WITH GODS IN THE MONGGHUL BOG RITUAL

Article Tibetan OPEN
Limusishiden (Li Dechun); Gerald Roche;
(2016)
  • Publisher: Asian Highlands Perspectives
  • Journal: Asian Highlands Perspectives (issn: 1835-7741, eissn: 1925-6329)
  • Publisher copyright policies & self-archiving
  • Subject: fashi | Mongghul (Monguor | Tu) | ritual | shaman | Shenjiao | Asian Highlands Perspectives | AHP | Manners and customs (General) | GT1-7070 | History of Asia | DS1-937

This article introduces a communal ritual, known as Bog, as practiced among the Mongghul, a linguistically and culturally distinct group of people of the northeast Tibetan Plateau. The main activity of the Bog ritual involves deities and ancestral souls being invited to... View more
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