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To the River

Jorunn Jacobsen Buckley

in The Mandaeans

Published in print November 2002 | ISBN: 9780195153859
Published online November 2003 | e-ISBN: 9780199834051 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/0195153855.003.0006

Series: An American Academy of Religion Book

 To the River

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Starts the second part of the book, on Mandaean rituals. It gives an account of the author's visit to the Mandaeans of Iran in April 1996. Descriptions are given of customs, ceremonies, and rituals.

Keywords: ceremonies; customs; Iran; Mandaeans; Mandaeism; religious communities; rituals

Chapter.  10244 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: History of Religion

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