TITLE

The Yup'ik way of making prayer

PUB. DATE
August 1996
SOURCE
Natural History;Aug96, Vol. 105 Issue 8, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the prayer ritual of the Yup'ik people of southwestern Alaska. Abandonment of dance rituals; Gathering after freeze-up in winter villages; Preparation for the Agayuyaraq winter ceremony; Effect of arrival of Christian missionaries in the 1840s.
ACCESSION #
9608131528

 

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