University of Bergan, 2016. — 94 p.Тания Калиянтиль Лила. Богини Северного Малабара: Антропологическое исследование родственных связей и ритуала в Северном Малабаре (на англ. яз.)This study explores the relationship between kinship and the ritual theyyam worship of North Malabar region in the state of Kerala, India. personal identity is the tharavad, and that the tharavad is the locus of theyyam roles (and other prerogatives). Theyyam is a socio-religious ritual in which mythological, divine, ancestral, animal, serpent or heroic characters are represented, each with its distinct physical shape and story of origin. Moreover, it is an attempt to investigate the relationship between ritual and kinship at a point in time when there is a transformation of the kinship system on which the ritual is constructed.Contents: Introduction. Kinship, its socio-political shift, and the changing pattern of caste identity. Walking with theyyam, theyyakkaran (the performer) and the people. Tracing the present day theyyam: A walk through North Malabar consciousness. Discussion and Summary.
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