|  Share | Cite


mana: see animism; taboo.

The Columbia Electronic Encyclopedia, 6th ed. Copyright © 2012, Columbia University Press. All rights reserved.

More on mana from Infoplease:

  • animism - animism animism, belief in personalized, supernatural beings (or souls) that often inhabit ordinary ...
  • taboo - taboo taboo or tabu, prohibition of an act or the use of an object or word under pain of ...
  • mana: meaning and definitions - mana: Definition and Pronunciation
  • Manas - Manas Manas , town and oasis, central Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, China, on the Manas River, ...
  • manas: meaning and definitions - manas: Definition and Pronunciation

See more Encyclopedia articles on: Religion: General