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Apatani: A Reinvented Religion: Danyi Piilo
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“Do we have a religion?” That question was once raised to me by a young educated Apatani during my first field trip to Arunachal Pradesh in 2008. As trivial as it may seem to a Western anthropologist naturally inclined to regard as such any institutionalized…

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Bouchery, Pascal, “Apatani: A Reinvented Religion: Danyi Piilo”, in: Brill’s Encyclopedia of the Religions of the Indigenous People of South Asia Online, Edited by: Marine Carrin (Editor-in-Chief), University of Toulouse Jean Jaurès, Michel Boivin, Centre for South Asian Studies (CNRS-EHESS), Gérard Toffin, Centre d’Études Himalayennes, Paul Hockings, University of Illinois at Chicago, Raphaël Rousseleau, Université de Lausanne, Tanka Subba, North-Eastern Hill University, Harald Lambs-Tyche, University of de Picardie-Jules Verne. Consulted online on 23 August 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2665-9093_BERO_COM_032037>
First published online: 2019
First print edition: 20181205



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