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Bamileke Religious Beliefs

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The Religious Experience: A Wiccan Viewpoint
What is religion? Religion is a set of beliefs which allow us to understand and categorize our world and our place in it. A set of beliefs which define our culture, our expectations, our views of people and behaviors we expect. I have found several different...
Religion & Philosophy >> Religions
Religions >> Paganism & Wicca
Everything you always wanted to know about the beliefs of the Founding Fathers that your Congressman will never tell you!
Through the Dark Ages, civilization and learning languished under the iron rule of the church. Finally, through the rediscovery of the Pagan Classics, Plato, Aristotle, Epictetus, Plotinus and many other philosophers, the west began to see a glimmer of the...
Saga of Times Past >> History & Anthropology
Religious Tolerance In Springfield and the Greenleaf Coven
Religious intolerance is alive and well in Springfield Missouri. The question is, to what degree, and in the terminology of "The Burning Times", how high are the flames? In 1999, the court case of Jean Webb vs. The City of Republic was a headliner...
Paganism & Wicca >> True Stories
Our Pagan Village: The Importance and Persuit of Honor
Candlelight flickers over the Beltaine revels. Food is laid out in the circle for the feast. Only one rule – no one can feed themselves. Each is dependent on friends and loved ones for sustenance, joy and delight. After an hour of laughter and revels and way...
Paganism & Wicca >> Daily Life
Nipping Trouble in the Bud: Community and Child Custody Issues Affecting Heathens
I suggest there are several ways to deal with religious issues, particularly as they affect child custody, getting along with neighbors, etc. One is to be open and honest unless you are in an area so benighted as to be putting yourself and your loved ones in...
Paganism & Wicca >> Daily Life
A Basic View of Paganism or Bambi Pagansim
"You people are all so nice! I like the idea of Paganism, but I don't think I could be that nice all the time." The writer was genuinely perplexed and driven to ask me if it is really possible that Pagans, Witches and Wiccans really lived such...
Religions >> Paganism & Wicca

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Director Jill Deupi said both shows “reflect the region's panorama of heritages and faiths and beliefs” and encourage conversations about assimilation and acceptance.
Christianity's African Roots
“Christianity was a double-edged sword [for African-Americans],” says Dr. Lawrence H. Mamiya, Professor of Religion and Africana Studies at Vassar College and co-author of The Black Church in the African American Experience.
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Religion and expressive culture - Bamiléké
Religious Beliefs. Prior to missionization, Bamiléké believed in a creator God, Nsi . Some groups believed in local deities relating to natural features (streams, ...
Bamileke people - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
[edit]. During the colonial period, parts of the Bamileke adopted Christianity. Some of them practice Islam toward the border with ...
Culture of Cameroon - World Room
Cameroon has distinct regional cultural, religious, and political traditions as well as ethnic variety. ... The Bamiléké constitute roughly 25 percent of the population.
Bamileke | people |
Any of about 90 West African peoples in the Bamileke region of Cameroon. ... Ancestor worship is the dominant form of religion; the lineage head preserves the  ...
African Art and the Bamileke of Cameroon
Information page on the Bamileke tribe of Cameroon, their structure, history, ... Women are responsible for planting and harvesting due to the belief that ... king to establish order and to preserve social and religious structures of the kingdom.

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