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  • Initiation rites -- Religious aspects -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Initiation rites -- Religious aspects.

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    Discusses the ceremonies of six major religions through which young people become adult members of these faiths.

    Edition Notes

    StatementKatherine Prior.
    SeriesComparing religions
    LC ClassificationsBL615 .P756 1993
    The Physical Object
    Pagination32 p. :
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1393364M
    ISBN 101568470355
    LC Control Number93000516

    Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published.   Through essays written by Freemasons, scholars of history, and mainstream authors and practitioners, The Art and Science of Initiation illuminates the theory and practice of various mystical/philosophical traditions and their processes of initiation. This book takes the reader into the heart of the initiatic experience. Moreover, the customs that make up the initiation usually tell the candidate a great deal about the group and the group a great deal about the candidate. It is not unlike the time of engagement before marriage: If these two are to spend their lives together, it is worth the trouble of an initiation time.

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Initiation customs. [Katherine Prior] -- Growing up - Ages for initiation around the world - Symbols in initiation ceremonies - Celebrating initiation - Rites of passage - Bar Mitzvah - First Communion - Confirmation - Amrit Sikh ceremony.

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This publication is a Brand: Cistercian Publications. A rite of passage is a ceremony or ritual of the passage which occurs when an individual leaves one group to enter another. It involves a significant change of status in cultural anthropology the term is the Anglicisation of rite de passage, a French term innovated by the ethnographer Arnold van Gennep in his work Les rites de passage, "The Rites of Passage".

Initiation is a key component of Judaism, Sufism and Shiism, Vaishnavism, Sant Mat, Surat Shabd Yoga, Vajrayana Buddhism, Wicca, and similar religious gnostic traditions. It denotes acceptance by the Guru and also implies that the Chela (student or disciple) agrees to the requirements (such as living an ethical lifestyle, meditating, etc.).

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Many places all over the world will experience agonizing rites of passage in order to prove their faith, dexterity, and maturity, even at the risk of extreme pain. The dreadful sensation is worth it considering the perks that come with passing an initiation.

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One of the ritual acts recorded as being part of a witch initiation is that described by Sir George Mackenzie, writing in about witchcraft in Scotland, in his book 'Laws and Customs of Scotland" (Edinburgh, ): "The Slemnity confest by our Witches, is the putting one hand to the crown of the Head, and another to the sole of the Foot.

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Are there local cultural customs I should follow in Egypt. Egypt is a conservative society; dress modestly, especially in rural areas, mosques and souqs (markets). Initiation rites Item Preview remove-circle Describes the customs in Buddhism, Christianity, Hinduism, Judaism, and other religions used to introduce people into the religion as full members, usually held for young people who are reaching adulthood Borrow this book to access EPUB and PDF files.

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and A.S. Rite, S. and W. Jurisdiction U.S.A. As Ugandan Professor Kefa M. Otiso of Bowling Green State University in Bowling Green, Ohio, in the United States, states in his book Culture and Customs in Uganda: “Initiation ceremonies were a central feature of traditional Ugandan societies and are to some degree still important even now.

The KKK has many common ceremonies and rituals, some of which are the initiation ceremony for new members, baptizing babies, and the cross burning. The cross burning was used to scare people the Klan was against, also to symbolize to the members that they were there to serve the Klan and be like Christ.

Initiation included not only rite of circumcision but also initiation into the secret rituals of the tribe and the teachings of tribal customs.

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Initiation into the Mysteries is an ongoing process, not a one time event. Self Dedication. Rituals for Self Dedication can be found in many books. Scott Cunningham offers a good, simple one in his book, “Wicca: A Guide for the Solitary Practitioner”.

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“Initiation. From the same root as the Latin initia, which means the basic or first principles of any Science. The practice of initiation or admission into the sacred Mysteries, taught by the Hierophants and learned priests of the Temples, is one of the most ancient customs.

This was practised in. Facts about Maasai rite of passage. Enkipaata, Emuratta, Eunoto, Eokoto e-kule, Enkang oo-nkiri, Olngesherr, are the most popular rite of passages and ceremonies in the Maasai society. Of all initiations circumcision is the most important rite of passage in the Maasai society.

The Pedi people consider the initiation ceremony of so much importance that the tribal chief is in complete control. This is the cultural precept of the Pedi and counts for the whole tribe.

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