Ancestor Myths and Witchcraft Traditions: Folk Religion As A Strategy of Cultural Adaption for She People in Eastern Fujian Province
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盘瓠崇拜和闾山道法作为畲族民间信仰的两大结构性要素对于闽东畲族具有重要的社会文化意义,隐去与强调盘瓠印记这两种看似相反的文化取向在闽东畲族中曾长期并存,尽管二者分别反映了"融入"和"逃离"的倾向,但是实皆为外来移民文化适应策略的一种。在伴随着政治权利冲突的定居化、本地化过程中,盘瓠成了闽东畲族身份合法性的表达;而"闾山学法"将祖先神话、巫法传统与东南汉人地方道教有机整合在一起,不仅强化了畲族自身的族群边界,也通过"奏名传师"的传统使畲族法师以仪式专家的身份,更多地参与了地方社会生活。Panhu worship and Lvshan Taoism are of great significance Fujian province. To hide or opposite cultural orientations to emphasize the memory of the saga of Actually, both of integration into cultural adaption. In the process resolving the political conflicts of descendants of Pan Hu. At the for She people in Eastern Pan Hu, which are two She people, have been interweaved for a long period of time. the society and escaping from that are one of the strategies of of She people＇ s settling down and being localization, while the power and right, they .make their identity intensified as the same time, Lvshan Taoism helps to strengthen She people＇ s awareness of ethnic boundary by an organic integration of ancestor myths, witchcraft traditions and local Taoism. It also motivates She wizards to take part in more social life activities for they are given title of ritual specialists in a traditional naming system.