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
Anthropology
Copyright Message
Copyright © 2016 by Edith Turner
Content Type
Field notes
Anthropologist / Ethnographer
Victor Turner, 1920-1983
Format
Text
Page Count
2
Page Range
1-2
Subject
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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