The Forest of Symbols: Aspects of Ndembu Ritual
Collection of 10 articles previously published on various aspects of ritual symbolism among the Ndembu of Zambia; p.83-4; brief mention of C.P. Mountford on Aboriginal colour symbolism; Primarly for use in cultural comparison.
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Symbols in Ndembu Ritual
Ritual Symbolism Morality and Social Structure among
A Problem in Primi
The Liminal Period in Rites
Taxonomy versus Dynamics
affliction African ancestors Angola animals anyadi Azande Balovale bark become beer behavior believed blood boys bush calabash called cassava chief chikoli chikula chishing'a Chokwe colors context cult cultural dance death disease diviner doctor dominant symbols elders father field fire foreskins groups guardians headman hela hunter hunting huntsmanship ihamba Ihembi ikishi informants initiation Kafumbu Kaguru Kajika Kamahasanyi Kambanji Kanongesha Kasonda Kayong'u kill kind of ritual leprosy liminal lineage Lodge Instructor Lugbara Lunda Luvale Machamba makishi male matrilineage matrilineal means milk tree mother mpemba Muchona mudyi tree Mukanda mukula musoli Musong'u Mwinilunga mystical Ndembu Ndembu ritual Ndembu society neophytes neyi nfunda Nkula norms novices nshima Nyaluhana patient performed person relationships represents rites ritual symbols role root Sampasa seclusion Senior Circumciser shade shrine social sorcery specific spirits structure tion told treatment uncircumcised vicinage village Wadyang'amafu witchcraft witches woman women Wubinda Wukengi Zambia