The alien rulers, in turn, had brought their own mixture of worship of Heaven and shamanism.
Cosmic origins, however, seem to be felt as allied to shamanism and doctoring.
shamanism is at the present time the popular religion, if indeed there is any that can be so designated.
It would seem that the characteristic traits of shamanism are common to all the Eskimo tribes.
Their religion is a hotchpotch of shamanism, Mahommedanism and Christianity.
To describe exactly what shamanism is would be no easy task.
As everywhere else, the practice of shamanism in California centers about disease and death.
Their only religion so far had been shamanism, a primitive paganism.
Not much is known of this religion of shamanism beyond the fact245 that they worship a supreme being, who resides in the sun.
We call it Animism, shamanism, and in a certain specific form, Fetishism.