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5 edition of Lisu Religion (Occasional Paper Number 13, 1989) found in the catalog.

Lisu Religion (Occasional Paper Number 13, 1989)

by E. Paul Durrenberger

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  • 19 Currently reading

Published by Northern Illinois Univ Center for .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Anthropology,
  • Customs,
  • Religion & Beliefs,
  • ASIA,
  • South East Asia,
  • Eastern - General,
  • Religion

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages44
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12110014M
    ISBN 101877979139
    ISBN 109781877979132

    - Lisu zu jian shi (Brief history of the Lisu nationality). Yunnan Peoples Press pp. The first part of the book depicts the history of the Lisu, starting from these remote times that we . Religion Within each Lisu house is an ancestral altar. And in each village, there is a “village guardian spirit shrine” which is located above the village, in a roofed pavilion which women are .

    A listing of the books published by Penn State University Press in the subject of Religious Studies & Religion. Songs of the Lisu Hills. Practicing Christianity in Southwest China. Aminta . Title from verso t.p T.p. in Lisu (Pollard syllabic & Chinese script) "Translated by A. G. Nicholls and G. E. Metcalf, China Inland Mission"--Book of a Thousand Tongues (2d ed.) Indo-Chinese 4/5(4).

      We all know what religion is - or do we? Confronted with religious pluralism and cultural diversity, it manifests itself in many forms. What is Religion? serves not only as an . Even so, the Lisu practice of Christianity specifically, and Lisu culture more generally, was profoundly impacted by the written scriptures. During the initial evangelisation of the Lisu by Author: Aminta Arrington.


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The Lisu are believed to have originated in eastern Tibet even before present Tibetans arrived in the plateau.

Research done by Lisu scholars indicates that. Lisu religion. [De Kalb]: Northern Illinois University, Center for Southeast Asian Studies ; Detroit, Mich., Distributed by the Cellar Book Shop, © (OCoLC) Material Type:.

Lisu language Religion, Culture and lifestyle Lisu traditional dress Dutch anthropologist Otome Hutheesing Important Lisu festivals Meet the Lisu people on Green Trails tours.

Origins of the. At the th celebration, a Lisu leader informed me that while reading a book of Lisu legends he discovered a word he had never heard before. No one among his contacts knew what the. Songs of the Lisu Hills brings this history up to date, recounting the unlikely story of how the Lisu maintained their faith through twenty-two years of government persecution and Author: Aminta Arrington.

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[24] According to OMF International estimates, as ofthere. A much-needed expansion of the Lisu story into a complex study of the evolution of a world Christian community, this book will appeal to scholars working at the intersections of World. Religion. The conversion of the Lisu is one of the greatest stories in mission history.

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The Lisu religion is part animistic part ancestor worship, but was mixed within complex local systems of place-based religion. Most important rituals were performed by Shamans. In. A much-needed expansion of the Lisu story into a complex study of the evolution of a world Christian community, this book will appeal to scholars working at the intersections of World Author: Aminta Arrington, Brian Stanley.

The text give only some general ideas about the Lisu women, stressing the importance of the religion in Lisu lives: "Lisu primitive religion was preserved until s as a microcosms of Lisu. research paper. Historical evidence shows that Lisu tribe has been existingsince the 9th century A.D.

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Get this from a library! Songs of the Lisu Hills: practicing Christianity in southwest China. [Aminta Arrington] -- "Explores the history and practice of Lisu Christianity in southwest China. In a search for a deeper understanding of the complex relationship between gender, language and religious identity, this book gathers a global range of studies from the field of linguistics.

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