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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ritual

A ritual "is a sequence of activities involving gestures, words, and objects, performed in a ... The field of ritual studies has seen a number of conflicting definitions of the term. .... originate in the late nineteenth century, to some extent reviving earlier forms, ... Individuals are held to communally approved customs that evoke a ...

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i need this answered ASAP ... There are many customs and rituals from many cultures. Halloween, Easter (egg hunt, big bunny), initiations into ...

www.limarriages.com/customs.html

In tracing the origins of marriage customs, we find that marriage has evolved ... Marriage by force or capture goes back to primitive culture when tribal ... Additionally, the practice of "giving the bride away" in the modern ceremony has its roots in the ... In some ceremonies the Officiant may ask, "Who gives this woman to this ...

mb-soft.com/believe/txo/primitiv.htm

... isolated, preliterate cultures which have not developed urban and technologically ... Theories of the nature of primitive religion have moved between two poles: one ... and that the difference between the thinking of primitive and modern people ... Puberty rituals are often accompanied with ceremonial circumcision or some ...

news.nationalgeographic.com/news/2013/12/131216-la-chapelle-neanderthal-burials-graves

Dec 16, 2013 ... ... who left behind only faint traces of their genes in modern people of non-African descent. ... "There has been a tendency among researchers working on this topic to discard all ... Western Europe, that our closest evolutionary relatives buried their dead at least some of the time. ... Culture and Caring Origins.

www.encyclopedia.com/social-sciences-and-law/anthropology-and-archaeology/anthropology-terms-and-concepts/ritual

Get information, facts, and pictures about Ritual at Encyclopedia.com. ... In this sense the English custom of shaking hands is a ritual, but the act of planting ... Modern religion (Christianity) consists of beliefs (dogma) and practices (ritual); .... sphere, the magico-religious; “…every ritual performance, from a piece of primitive ...

www.jblearning.com/samples/0763749591/49591_ch03_mclean.pdf

the origins of many of our contemporary views of leisure and related cultural customs to the traditions ... In primitive societies, play may have had many sources. Popular ... and it is often infused with rites and customs that lend it variety and pleasure. In such ..... modern sport were developed at this time in rudimentary form.

www.ancient.eu/burial

Burial of the dead in the ground has been traced back over 100,000 years of ... The pyramids were tombs, lineally descended from the most primitive of burial mounds. ... Different Greek city-states observed their own particular burial rites but the .... developed into the most common customs surrounding modern day burials, ...

culanth.org/curated_collections/4-ritual

As one of the founding concepts of our discipline, ritual has long been a ... And while the word “ritual” commonly brings to mind exoticized images of primitive others ... one can find rituals, both sacred and secular, throughout “modern” society: ...

www.warpaths2peacepipes.com/native-american-culture

Containing facts and information about customs, traditions, dances, culture, habits, ... All of our articles are accompanied by pictures, paintings and many have ... religion, beliefs, customs, traditions, dances, ceremonies, rituals and festivals. ... The primitive religions and traditions of the Native Americans was based on the ...