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Khasi: Christian and Indigenous Religious Practices among the Khasi
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Khasi Indigenous Religion

The Khasi traditional religion Niam Tynrai (“Root Ritual”; also called Tre in the Pnar language) is also referred to as Ka Niam Tip Briew, Ka Niam Tip Blei (“Human-knowing, God-knowing Ritual”), and the tenets laid do…

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Lyngdoh, Margaret, “Khasi: Christian and Indigenous Religious Practices among the Khasi”, in: Brill’s Encyclopedia of the Religions of the Indigenous People of South Asia Online, Marine Carrin (Editor-in-Chief), Michel Boivin, Gérard Toffin, Paul Hockings, Raphaël Rousseleau, Tanka Subba, Harald Lambs-Tyche (Section Editors). Consulted online on 25 February 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2665-9093_BERO_COM_032317>
First published online: 2019



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