Alcohol and Altered States in Ancestor Veneration Rituals of Zhou Dynasty China and Iron Age Palestine: A New Approach to Ancestor Rituals (Hardback)David Edward Armstrong (author)
Hardback 164 Pages / Published: 01/01/1998
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This study examines how alcohol-based trance states can be a feature of ancestor veneration practices. Two cases are explored in detail: the Zhou dynasty Chinese Personator of the Dead; and the Ugaritic and Iron Age Palestinian "Marzeah".
Publisher: The Edwin Mellen Press Ltd
Number of pages: 164
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