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Iwígara: American Indian Ethnobotanical Traditions and Science

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Iwígara: American Indian Ethnobotanical Traditions and Science

Iwígara: American Indian Ethnobotanical Traditions and Science by Enrique Salmón
English | September 15th, 2020 | ISBN: 1604698802 | 248 pages | EPUB | 24.96 MB

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The top 40 traditions of Christmas: the story behind the Nativity, candy canes, caroling, and all things Christmas

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The top 40 traditions of Christmas: the story behind the Nativity, candy canes, caroling, and all things Christmas

David McLaughlan, "The top 40 traditions of Christmas: the story behind the Nativity, candy canes, caroling, and all things Christmas"
English | 2012 | ISBN: 1616268603 | EPUB | pages: 224 | 0.2 mb

An Indian Tantric Tradition and Its Modern Global Revival: Contemporary Nondual Śaivism

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An Indian Tantric Tradition and Its Modern Global Revival: Contemporary Nondual Śaivism

An Indian Tantric Tradition and Its Modern Global Revival: Contemporary Nondual Śaivism (Routledge Studies in Tantric Traditions) by Douglas Osto
2020 | ISBN: 0367436892 | English | 212 pages | EPUB | 0.8 MB

Hungry: Avocado Toast, Instagram Influencers, and Our Search for Connection and Meaning

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Hungry: Avocado Toast, Instagram Influencers, and Our Search for Connection and Meaning

Hungry: Avocado Toast, Instagram Influencers, and Our Search for Connection and Meaning by Eve Turow-Paul
English | June 9th, 2020 | ISBN: 1948836971 | 270 pages | EPUB | 1.14 MB

We wait in lines around the block for scoops of cookie dough. We photograph every meal. We visit selfie performance spaces and leave lucrative jobs to become farmers and craft brewers.

Traditions of Death and Burial (Shire Library, Book 863)

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Traditions of Death and Burial (Shire Library, Book 863)

Traditions of Death and Burial (Shire Library, Book 863) by Helen Frisby
English | September 19th, 2019 | ISBN: 1784423777 | 96 pages | EPUB | 22.02 MB

Death has been a source of grief and uncertainty for humanity throughout history, but it has also been the inspiration for a plethora of fascinating traditions. The covering of mirrors to prevent the departed spirit from seeing itself; the passing bell rung to assist the soul to heaven; the 'sin eater' who sat beside a coffin eating and drinking to 'absorb' the corpse's sins – all of these were common approaches at one time or another. Yet in the modern day, death has become more clinical than spiritual, something kept hidden behind closed doors.