• Research several traditional rituals from around the world.
  • Select three of the following articles, read them, and find in them five examples of the characteristics of ritual discussed in class yesterday. (not all seven of the characteristics will be found in each of the three rituals, but many of them will.)

National Geographic News: “Possessed” Himalayan Oracles Said to Suck Disease from Patients
National Geographic News: MeccaBehind Geographic TV’s Rare Look Inside
National Geographic News: Painted PastBorneo’s Traditional Tattoos
National Geographic News: South Pacific Ritual Bungee Jumping
National Geographic News: Unique Dogon Culture Survives in West Africa

National Geographic News: Weeping Camel A Real Mongolian Tear-Jerker





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