Akishi Tubwiza

Akishi Tubwiza

in The Papers of Victor Witter Turner, of Private Collection (Box 2: Papers of Victor Witter Turner Field Notes made by Victor and Edith Turner on a Research Trip among the Ndembu, Mwinilunga District, Northern Rhodesia 1950 -1952 (continued), p. 510-530: Ikela Ceremony at Swanakatompa: to drive away a spirt which i) (17 May 1951) , 2 page(s)

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Abstract / Summary
Field note 525-526. Date 17.5.51. Informant: Chief Ikelenge. Field note describing the mukishi kabwiza which afflicts a woman who has borne many children who have died at birth or at an early age. Also described is the payment to the Chimbuki.
Field of Interest
Copyright Message
Copyright © 2016 by Edith Turner
Content Type
Field notes
Anthropologist / Ethnographer
Victor Turner, 1920-1983
Page Count
Page Range
Anthropology, Social Sciences, Cultural anthropology, Spiritual possession, Pregnancy, Religious rites and ceremonies, Antropologia Cultural, Antropología Cultural, Mwinilunga, North-Western Province (Zambia), Lunda
Keywords and Translated Subjects
Antropologia Cultural, Antropología Cultural

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