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HON101 research notes - Research Paper the influence of...

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Research Paper “the influence of dance in Narayan’s the guide and its influence in society/culture” change to RITUALS Source: A study on the ritualistic foundations of society -the guide depicts the texture of ritualistic life of the people in a remote South Indian village -ritual: practice based upon established or traditional rules. It is an adaptive and adjustive response to the social and physical environment and its role in the community is to prescribe proper procedure for the conduct of a religious function. It can be defined as the prescribed form or method for the performance of a religious or solemn ceremony. -center of novel: the customs, traditions, and rituals followed by the people reveal their outlook on life and their way of living it. While dealing with religion, the events in the novel acquire mystical and supernatural dimensions without losing touch with every day mundane reality. -places of worships are the centers of communal activity. Village provides ideal locations for horoscopic predictions, divine revelations, dreams, and hallucinations. The town
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