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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In the seventeenth incantation, dealing with the “snake-pulsation-of-the abodomen,” the affliction is described as the son of Ix Rituual Tipplah Can “Lady Unique Pulsating Sky”.

In his Maya History and ReligionJ. There are intrusive passages written in a different hand on pages 20, 21, 62, and The style of writing in the manuscript suggests that much of the information included was copied from older works. Page 70 includes a medical prescription in a different hand.

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

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The work references many figures in Maya mythology who are for the most part unknown from other works. Separate different tags with a comma. Language Mayan languages Spanish. Includes bibliographical references p. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Athlete Robert Garrett purchased it from Gates in Ritual of the Bacabs is filled with symbolism that has long since lost its significance and meaning. There are a few references to Christianity in the text. This page was last edited on 12 Augustat Many plants, birds, and insects, all clothed in symbolism and allusions to lost mythology, are important features In his translation, Roys referred to this main writer as the “Bacabs hand.


Series Fuentes para el estudio de la cultura maya ; 5 Subjects Mayas — Rites and ceremonies. Views Read Edit View history.

Add a tag Cancel Be the first to add a tag for this edition. Loe is unknown if these last twenty-four pages are written in the same hand as the bulk of the manuscript or in another.

Of the last twenty-four pages, eighteen discuss medicine and plant lore pp. Physical Description p. Other “proper names” may really be titles. View online Borrow Buy Freely available Show 0 more links Mayan literature Maya mythology and religion. Manuscripts, Maya — Facsimiles.

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Found at these bookshops Searching – please wait Comments and reviews What are comments? This single location in All: Borchardt Library, Melbourne Bundoora Campus. William Gates bacabfs it soon after, and gave it the name by which it is known by today. Tozzer in a publication from La Trobe University Library.


Be the first to add this to a list. El Ritual de los bacabes: It would bacwbes join Garrett’s other contributions to the Princeton University Library inwhere it remains today. A printed indulgence on the last pages dates it to The text was first described by Alfred M.

El Ritual de los bacabes

Login to add to list. To include a comma in your tag, surround the tag with double quotes. The manuscript was given its name by Mayanist William E.

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