Sacred yak of Mani Rimdu (Nepal)

Today exists ethnic minorities whose daily lives continue to bear witness to contemporary myths: these legends are their faith, and the animals, their gods. From the Indonesian horsemen of Sumba Island to the wild elephant tamers of the Vietnamese forest, this collection reveals the most wondrous of...

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Main Author: Wenger, Allan
Other Authors: Corillion, Jean-Michel, Catteau, Manuel
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Paris, Ile-de-France ZED 1997, 1997
Series:Ethnographic video online, volume 1
Subjects:
Yak
Online Access:
Collection: Ethnographic Video Online Vol. 1 - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:Today exists ethnic minorities whose daily lives continue to bear witness to contemporary myths: these legends are their faith, and the animals, their gods. From the Indonesian horsemen of Sumba Island to the wild elephant tamers of the Vietnamese forest, this collection reveals the most wondrous of beliefs which unite man and animal in the spectacular, thousand-year old fulfillment of a magical destiny
Item Description:Title from resource description page (viewed Mar. 12, 2014)
Physical Description:1 online resource (29 min.)