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Reciting Hikmat in Uyghur Villages: the circulation of texts and performance

Rachel Harris Audio 1.¬†Khetme ritual, southern Xinjiang, 2012 A khetme ritual conducted by a group of pious village women led by a qushnach: a village ritual specialist who deal with funerals and sickness. The bulk of this khetme ritual is… Read More ›