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Exorcism Class and Change in Urban Sri Lanka
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aesthetic Anagarika Dharmapala Asoka's aspects audience avamangalle avatara berava Buddha caste comedy constituted context cosmic hierarchy cosmic order dancer deities demon palace demonic attack demonic illness demonic possession disorder divine dominant drum Drummer dummala engaged episodes everyday world exorcism performance exorcism ritual exorcists experience Galle ghosts Gulma Sanniya household human ideology igaha illusion individual Indranie Indranie's Isvara Kalu Yaka karava Kataragama kumbhanda Mahasona major demon ceremonies major exorcisms Mangara pelapaliya manifestation mantra Maru Sanniya meaning middle class midnight watch music and dance myth Nandoris nature navandanna Obeyesekere objectified objective offering basket organization pade Paliya panikki patient Pattini performance arena polluting present Rata Yakuma relation relatives Riri Yaka rite ritual ritual action ritual events role sanni demons Sanni Yakuma Sinhala Sinhalese Buddhist Sinhalese cultural social and political songs Sri Lanka subordination Suniyam supernatural temple tovil traditional trance transformation Victor Turner vidiya Vishnu Wirz women