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Ritual of the Bacabs is the name given to a manuscript from the Yucatán containing shamanistic incantations written in the Yucatec Maya language. All about El Ritual de los bacabes: Edicion facsimilar (Fuentes para el estudio de la cultura maya) by Ramón Arzápalo Marín. LibraryThing is a cataloging and. , Mayan languages, Spanish, Book, Illustrated edition: El Ritual de los bacabes: edición facsimilar / con transcripción rítmica, traducción, notas, índice, .

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We were unable to find this edition in any bookshop we are xe to search. Retrieved from ” https: You also may like to try some of these bookshopswhich may or may not sell this item. Ritual of the Bacabs is filled with symbolism that has long since lost its significance and meaning.

Of the last twenty-four pages, eighteen discuss medicine and plant lore pp.

Comments and reviews What are comments? El Ritual de los bacabes: Roys made his translation using photocopies provided by an employee of the Newberry Library of Chicago. Ritual of the Bacabs includes some forty-two main incantations, with fragmentary supplements throughout.


In his Maya History and ReligionJ.

El Ritual de los bacabes: Edicion facsimilar (Fuentes para el estudio de…

Mayan literature Maya mythology and religion. The manuscript was given its name by Mayanist William E.

Found at these bookshops Searching – please wait William Gates acquired it soon after, and gave it the name by which it is known by today. Notes Mayan and Spanish. A printed indulgence on the last pages dates it to The first, and so far only, translation of the work was completed by Ralph L.

The manuscript was discovered in the winter of — by Frederic J.

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Set up My libraries How do I set up “My libraries”? View online Borrow Buy Freely available Show 0 more links In translating the work, Roys wrote “I do not feel competent to comment loss the handwriting.

This single location in Victoria: Series Fuentes para el estudio de la cultura maya ; 5 Subjects Mayas — Rites and ceremonies. The manuscript has been dated at the end of the 18th Century, though this is not certain.

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There are intrusive passages written in a different hand on pages 20, 21, 62, and These online bookshops told us they have this item: Be the first to add this to a list. Maya language — Texts. Athlete Robert Garrett purchased it from Gates in Almost every incantation ends with “Amen,” and the thirty-ninth uses “Jesus Mary” Jesuz Maria as an exclamation.


The work references many figures in Maya mythology who are for the most part unknown from other works. Includes bibliographical references p. Other “proper names” may really be titles. None of your libraries hold this item. To include a comma in your tag, surround the tag with double quotes.

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Separate different tags with a comma. Skip to content Skip to search. Public Private login e. In order to set up a list of libraries that you have access to, you must first login or sign up. Lists What are lists? This page was last edited on 12 Augustat It is unknown if these last twenty-four pages are written in the same hand as the bulk of the manuscript or in abcabes.