Unformatted text preview: 4. Ask about participating in rituals being performed at a sacred site. Sometimes outsiders may not have proper instruction or preparation for participation. 5. Do not assume that it is always correct to leave offerings. It may be welcomed but first ask about what is customary. Sometimes offerings need to be blessed or cleansed before they are left at a site. 6. Always ask permission before taking photographs. Photography may be forbidden at many sacred sites or at sites where sacred rituals are being performed. 7. Keep to marked paths at sacred sites especially at ancient shrines and temples which are often very fragile. 8. Never alter, move, or remove anything from any sacred site, including natural sites like mountains, rivers, springs, or trees....
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This note was uploaded on 04/28/2011 for the course ANTH 444 taught by Professor Sponsel during the Spring '11 term at University of Hawaii, Manoa.
- Spring '11