Zar : spirit possession, music, and healing rituals in Egypt

Level B NE780 /529945 Available
Full title: Zar : spirit possession, music, and healing rituals in Egypt / Hager El Hadidi.
Main author: Ḥadīdī, Hājir, (Author)
Format: Book           


Table of Contents:
  • From Abyssinia to Cairo : the Zar ritual complex
  • The Zar trade : belonging to tayfat al-Zar
  • Localization of bodies in time : life cycle and other crises
  • Localization of bodies in space : a ritual sampler
  • Saints and spirits : transformation of traditions.