[Ethnic-Cultural Identification of the Followers of Unorthodox Christian Teachings (The Case of Mordovian Religious Communities)]
Type of publication: Research Article
religious belonging, religious communities, ethnic-cultural identification, old-believers, molokan, tilebukhi
The article examines the practice of feeding ancestors and spirits that is encountered among the Asiatic Yupik. The most organized and ritualized way of feeding can be seen in the commemoration of the dead. The author describes in detail the contemporary commemoration ritual of the Asiatic Yupik; he shows its variations as well as individual traits of the present social and ritual context, in which the commemoration ritual is performed.
Kornishina, G.A. 2015. Etnokul’turnaia samoidentifi katsiia posledovatelei neortodoksal’nykh khristianskikh verouchenii (na primere mordovskikh religioznykh obshchin) [Ethnic-Cultural Identification of the Followers of Unorthodox Christian Teachings (The Case of Mordovian Religious Communities)]. Etnograficheskoe obozrenie 5: 63-72
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