Inca Religion and Customs / Edition 1

Inca Religion and Customs / Edition 1

by Bernabé Cobo
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0292738617

ISBN-13: 9780292738614

Pub. Date: 01/28/1990

Publisher: University of Texas Press

A translation of a 1653 work, providing vast amounts of data on the religion and lifeways of the Incas and their subject peoples.

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A translation of a 1653 work, providing vast amounts of data on the religion and lifeways of the Incas and their subject peoples.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780292738614
Publisher:
University of Texas Press
Publication date:
01/28/1990
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
304
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.68(d)

Table of Contents

  • Foreword by John Howland Rowe
  • Introduction: Father Cobo and the Incas
  • A Note on the Translation
  • Measurements
  • Book I: Religion
    1. Paganism of lnca Religion
    2. Origin Fables
    3. Afterlife
    4. Viracocha the Creator
    5. Sun Worship
    6. Moon and Star Deities
    7. Worship of the Thunder, the Sea, and the Earth
    8. Pururauca Deities
    9. Guauque Idols
    10. Idolatry of the Deceased
    11. Other Deities
    12. Temple of the Sun at Cuzco
    13. Chinchaysayu Road
    14. Antisuyu Road
    15. Collasayu Road
    16. Cuntisayu Road
    17. Temple of Pachacama
    18. Temple of Copacabana
    19. Temple of Tiaguanaco
    20. Temple of Apurima
    21. Sacrifices
    22. Addlitional Sacrifices
    23. Acts of Worship and Prayers
    24. Sins
    25. Raymi Festival
    26. Festivals of the Second Month
    27. Festivals of the Third, Fifth, and Sixth Months
    28. Festivals of the Seventh, Eighth, and Ninth Months
    29. Festivals of the Tenth Month
    30. Festivals of the Eleventh and Twelfth Months
    31. Itu Festival
    32. Coronation of the Inca
    33. Functions of the Priests
    34. Sortilegos
    35. Curing
    36. Diviners
    37. Cloistered Women
    38. Omens and Superstitions
  • Book II: Customs
    1. Quichua and Aymará
    2. Garments
    3. Towns and Houses
    4. Home Furnishings
    5. Food and Drink
    6. Education
    7. Marriage
    8. Agriculture
    9. Warfare
    10. Medicine
    11. Weaving
    12. Building and Stone Work
    13. Bridges
    14. Boats
    15. Silverwork and Metallurgy
    16. Hunting
    17. Games and Music
    18. Tombs
    19. Burial

  • Notes
  • Glossary
  • Index
  • Indexes for the Shrines of Cuzco

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