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The healing wisdom of Africa : finding life purpose through nature, ritual, and community

Author: Malidoma Patrice Somé
Publisher: New York : Jeremy P. Tarcher/Putnam, ©1998.
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Somé, Malidoma Patrice, 1956-
Healing wisdom of Africa.
New York : Jeremy P. Tarcher/Putnam, ©1998
(DLC) 98020696
(OCoLC)39181915
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Malidoma Patrice Somé
OCLC Number: 988860513
Notes: Includes index.
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2011. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (321 pages)
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Introduction : Living in two worlds --
Part One. Healing in the indigenous world : Healing, ritual and community --
The healing power of nature --
Indigenous technologies --
Part Two. Relationships of healing : The community : The value of a healthy community --
Mentors and the life of youth --
Elders and the community --
Part Three. Understanding ritual : The elements of ritual --
Dagara cosmology and ritual --
Preparing for ritual --
Part Four. Rituals of healing : Fire rituals --
Water rituals --
Earth rituals --
Mineral rituals --
Nature rituals --
Part Five. Healing in the Western world : Initiation : A response to challenges of the West --
Maintaining community through ritual.
Responsibility: by Malidoma Patrice Somé.

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