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traditional african religions wikipedia - the traditional african religions or traditional beliefs and practices of african people are a set of highly diverse beliefs that include various ethnic religions generally these traditions are oral rather than scriptural include belief in a supreme creator belief in spirits veneration of the dead use of magic and traditional medicine the role of humanity is generally seen as one of, advanced search the encyclopedia of arkansas history and - 2018 the central arkansas library system all rights reserved web services by aristotle web design, luo introduction location language folklore religion - luo introduction location language folklore religion major holidays rites of passage japan to mali, folktexts a library of folktales folklore fairy tales - n the name of the helper folktales of type 500 in which a mysterious and threatening helper is defeated when the hero or heroine discovers his name