An edited version of the proceedings of the Symposium of Elders and Scholars held at the University of Alberta, September 1977, including seminars with the elders of various Native peoples and papers delivered by such eminent students of Native religions as Ake Hultkrantz, Joseph Epes Brown, Sam D. Gill, and Karl Luckert.
About the authors
Earle H. Waugh is a professor of religious studies at the University of Alberta. He is the co-editor of Native Religious Traditions (WLU Press), and the author of The Munshidin of Egypt: Their World and Their Song and the Alberta Elders’ Cree Dictionary).
K. Dad Prithipaul, Associate Professor at the University of Alberta, has published numerous books and articles relating to his areas of specialization — Hinduism, Buddhism, and comparative religion.
Other titles by Earle H. Waugh
Traditional Knowledge for Northern Community Well-Being
Al Rashid Mosque
Building Canadian Muslim Communities
Idioms of Sámi Health and Healing
At the Interface of Culture and Medicine
Roger Vandersteene among the Cree
Visionaries of Silence
The Reformist Sufi Order of the Demirdashiya al-Khalwatiya in Cairo
Memory, Music, and Religion
Morocco's Mystical Chanters