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7 edition of The Dance of the Rain Gods found in the catalog.

The Dance of the Rain Gods

by Julee Dickerson Thompson

  • 326 Want to read
  • 10 Currently reading

Published by Africa World Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fairy Tales & Folklore - Black American,
  • Juvenile Fiction,
  • Children"s 4-8 - Picturebooks,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 4-8 Fiction,
  • Children: Grades 3-4,
  • General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9801394M
    ISBN 100865432589
    ISBN 109780865432581
    OCLC/WorldCa32444524

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      A rain dance is one of the most famous ceremonial dances out of a long line of choreographed movement which once held the responsibility of appealing to the various Native American gods. The rain dance in particular was a way to gain favor and summon rain to come down and nourish the crops that would serve as sustenance for a specific tribe “The universe of the ancient Maya was composed of kab, or Earth (the visible domain of the Maya people), kan, or the sky above (the invisible realm of celestial deities), and xibalba, or the watery underworld below (the invisible realm of the underworld deities),” Sharer wrote. Because of the complexity, early European observers likely did not fully grasp the Mayan religion and ://


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Come play in the rain with the comfort of this book. Listen for these fanciful A'free'can-American "gods" as they dance the celebration of a cleansing summer shower. Price: $?prod=dance_of_the_rain_gods.

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Men often symbolize phallic, aggressive supernatural beings and rain-bringing deities, whereas women symbolize actual fertility. In Iroquois ceremonies, women represent the Three Life-Giving Sisters—i.e., the spirits of corn (maize Book / Places I Write / Features; Desiring God; Contact / Ap Will God Fulfill His Purpose for Us.

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