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The Mountain Chant

A Navajo Ceremony
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Ethnic Studies - Native American Studies - Spirituality, Ethnic Studies - Native American Studies - Tribes, Native American, History : Native American, Social Science : Ethnic Studies - Native American Studies - Tribes, Ethnic Studies - Native American Studies, Social Science, History - General History, Soci
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The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). The Mountain Chant consists of four ceremonies, all based on the same legend but differing considerably in terms of their presentation and the wording of the songs that are sung.

Perhaps the most moving ceremony takes place on the final day. The medicine man emerges from the lodge or hogan at sunset and begins to chant, while a CIRCLE OF. The Mountain Dragon's Curvy Mate book. Read 48 reviews from the world's largest community for readers.

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1. The ceremony of dsilyídje qaçàl, or mountain chant—literally, chant towards (a place) within the mountains—is one of a large number practiced by the shamans, or medicine men, of the Navajo tribe.