Kebian Bela"i di Sinubaanen muka" Kebian Megdaga"

Alternative Titles:
The Subanen Procedure for a Wedding and Blood Anointing
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Date Created:
1984
Extent:
55 sentences and 40 notes
Description:
This text describes Subanen marriage from finalizing of the engagement, setting of the date, and bridewealth consultations to the actual wedding ceremony. The anointing of the couple with blood involves imitative magic, including the use of symbolic items such as a rattan leaf and the tail feathers of a chicken and incantations, or spells, reciting the desired results.
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Draft (posted 'as is' without peer review)
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Philippines
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Entry Number:
48804