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Kham Magar: The Kham Magars and Dhaulagiri Shamanism
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The Kham Magars are assimilated with the Magars in demographic censuses, and their population numbers can only be estimated. Unlike most of the Himalayan languages that bear the name of their speakers – th…

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de Sales, Anne, “Kham Magar: The Kham Magars and Dhaulagiri Shamanism”, 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 24 October 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2665-9093_BERO_COM_032072>
First published online: 2019
First print edition: 20190128



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