The way of the Rattlesnake

El camino de la cascabel

Object Details

Subject LanguageKuna, San Blas
Language PID(s)ailla:119499
Title [Indigenous]Ukkunakpe Ikar
Language of Indigenous Titlecuk
TitleThe way of the Rattlesnake
Language Community
Place CreatedMulatuppu, Kuna Yala
Date Created1970-03-13
Description [Indigenous]
Language of Indigenous Description
DescriptionThe Way of the Rattlesnake is performed to the spirit of a snake that the Kuna consider to be a good snake, the rattlesnake, in order to protect against bites and attacks by the many evil and dangerous snakes and snake spirits that are found in the Kuna jungle environment.
Source Note
Contributor(s) Individual / RoleOlowiktinappi (Speaker)
Sherzer, Joel (Researcher)
Contributor(s) Corporate / Role

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