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Unformatted text preview: transitional stage of a rite of passage 7. Technological Ritual – rituals that have as their goal of state in nature so that humans can benefit 8. Sacrificicare – “to make sacred” 9. Ishna – It is a ritual intended to prepare young girls for womanhood 5.1 Akitu Festival o Seasonal ritual intended to secure the continuance of the seasonal cycle and the well being of the community according to the Babylonian New Year Ishna Ritual o It is a ritual primarily found in Native American Societies (Sioux) o When a young woman gets her period she is taken outside of the village and prayed over to restore order and bring peace after the week is over the girl returns to the community as a woman...
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This note was uploaded on 01/13/2012 for the course RS 10 taught by Professor Davidson during the Fall '07 term at Fairfield.
- Fall '07