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Central Asian Mythology

David Leeming

in A Dictionary of Asian Mythology

Published in print January 2001 | ISBN: 9780195120523
Published online January 2002 | e-ISBN: 9780199891177
Central Asian Mythology

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Little is known of pre-Buddhist, pre-Muslim Central Asian mythology. But from shamanistic practices remaining among several groups—for example, the Samoyed

Reference Entry.  209 words. 

Subjects: Customs and Traditions

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