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Birth customs

Author: Lucy Rushton
Publisher: New York : Thomson Learning, 1993.
Series: Comparing religions.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Shows what Chrisitans, Jews, Buddhists, Hindus, Muslims, and Sikhs do when a child is born into their society. Topics discussed are: How each religion celebrates birth. How the baby's name is chosen. What kinds of prayers are said. What special ceremonies are held.
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Genre/Form: Comparative studies
Juvenile works
Comparative studies Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lucy Rushton
ISBN: 1568470304 9781568470306
OCLC Number: 27106488
Notes: "A Wayland book"--Cover.
Description: 32 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm.
Contents: Welcome! --
Belonging --
Choosing a name --
Gift of life --
Fresh start --
path of life.
Series Title: Comparing religions.
Responsibility: Lucy Rushton.

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Shows what Chrisitans, Jews, Buddhists, Hindus, Muslims, and Sikhs do when a child is born into their society. Topics discussed are: How each religion celebrates birth. How the baby's name is chosen. What kinds of prayers are said. What special ceremonies are held.

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