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Rathwa: Rathwa Religion
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The phrase “Rathwa religion” can be understood in at least two different senses. On the one hand, it can refer to religious practices, beliefs, forms of organization, and so on that are seen as traditional among Rathwas or that have developed directly from their traditions. On the other hand, it can refer to any and all religious practices, beliefs, forms of organization, and so on i…

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D. Alles, Gregory, “Rathwa: Rathwa Religion”, 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 02 December 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2665-9093_BERO_COM_032081>
First published online: 2019



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