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review Pagan Christmas 103 ✓ This authoritative work sheds light on the religious world of the Kalasha people of the Birir valley in the Chitral district of Pakistan focusing on their winter feasts which culminate every year in a great winter solstice festival The Kalasha are not only the last example of a pre Islamic culture in the Hindu Kush and Karakorum mounAnd the religious folklore of Europe Bringing together several disciplinary approaches and drawing on extensive ethnographic fieldwork this book offers the first extended study of this little known but fascinating Kalasha community It will take its place as a standard international reference source on the anthropology ethnography and history of religions in Pakistan and Central South Asia  .

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E in the world of an archaic Indo European religion In this book Augusto S Cacopardo takes readers inside the world of the Kalasha people Cacopardo outlines the history and culture of this ancient but still extant people Exploring an array of relevant literature he enriches our understanding of their practices and beliefs through illuminating comparisons with both the Indian religious world.

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Pagan ChristmasThis authoritative work sheds light on the religious world of the Kalasha people of the Birir valley in the Chitral district of Pakistan focusing on their winter feasts which culminate every year in a great winter solstice festival The Kalasha are not only the last example of a pre Islamic culture in the Hindu Kush and Karakorum mountains but also practice the last observable example anywher.