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Religious Chastity: An Ethnological Study (Classic Reprint)
Elsie Worthington Clew Parsons
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Africa ancient ancient Egypt ascetic asceticism Baganda Barbot Bastian become believed Benin bhikkhunis Borneo Brahman bride Buddhist burial buried celibacy celibate century ceremonial chaste chastity chief Christian Cieza Coast concubines consecrated continence cult custom Dahomi daugh daughter dead death deceased dedicated deity divine Egypt Elbe-Speaking Ellis Exogamy father female Fijian Frazer funeral Gaina Garcilasso Gelele ghost girls goddess gods grave Groot harem Hefele highpriest Hindu Hinduism holy husband immolation Inca India Islands killed king king's living Loango London Lord magic maiden marriage married monks mother mourning night Note nuns once Pausanias phallic Plutarch priest priestess priestess-wife primitive prostitutes queen religious prostitutes rites royal sacerdotal sacred sacrifice sacrificed Sarawak serpent sexual intercourse slaves snake sometimes spirit suttee System of China taboos temple theogamy thou tribes Tshis Unyoro Vestal virgin Whydah widow immolation wife wives woman women worship Ynca