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Conversations with Ogotemmêli: An Introduction to Dogon Religious Ideas

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This book contains the secret teaching he received. Katie rated it really liked it May 06, Griaule had not embarked at this stage on his later project of congersations Dogon myths in terms of modern science, so all you will find here are the genuine secret traditions of an early agricultural society still largely unaffected by the modern world – and to my mind that’s quite enough.

Conversations with Ogotemmêli

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If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates conversatione seller support? There’s no discussion of Sirius B and that mystery which is probably not due to shapeshifting Rothschild aliens, as fun as it is to imaginebut there are definitely some bits in here that those dedicated to esotericism will get a kick out of. The old blind man, Ogotemmeli, tells the Dogon creation myth and how that myth influences basket-making, granary and house design, field cultivation, making pottery, smithing, weaving and drumming.


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