«Religiovedenie» (“Study of Religion”), № 2 2017

History of Religion

Wang Yulang. Most Ancient Religious Traditions of Northeast China стр. 5
Andrey P. Zabiyako, Wang Zianlin. Shitouren Petroglyphs and Phallic Images in Rock Art стр. 12

Religions of Russia

Dmitry A. Golovushkin. The Temptation of Revolution: “Political Theology of the Russian Orthodox Renovationism in the First Quarter of the 20th Century стр. 23
Pyotr K. Dashkovskiy, Natalya P. Siebert. Main Features of the Development of the Renovationist Movement in the Orthodox Church in the 1920s’ Altai стр. 35

New Religious Movements

Siarhei A. Anoshka. The Theology of Food in New Religious Movements: Mormon Dietary Restrictions стр. 42
Yulia A. Uimina. Sufism as One of the Sources of Osho’s (Shri Rajneesh) Teaching стр. 51

Anthropology of Religion

Egor S. Shushakov. P. Teilhard de Chardin's Conception of Evolutionary Anthropology and Original Sin стр. 58
Anna I. Kovalenko. Ethno-Confessional Aspect of the Culture of the Cossacks in Eastern Regions of Russia стр. 62

Comparative Religion

Dulma V. Ayusheeva. The Problem of Classification of Buddhist Organizations in the West стр. 73

Philosophy of Religion

Irina Yu. Kulyaskina. S.L. Frank on the Nature and Essence of the “Dogmas of Faith” стр. 80

Religious Philosophy

Natalia S. Domashenko. Justification of Existence of the Supreme Being in the Concept of V.P. Kudryavtsev-Platonov стр. 85

Phenomenology of Religion

Vladimir M. Storchak, Khasan O. Aushev. Charismatic Leader Cult in the Evolution of the Soviet Civil Religion стр. 93

History of Religious Studies

Anna I. Matochkina. Study of Islam and Arab-Muslim Culture in Works of Russian Orientalist Scholars on the Cusp of the 19th – 20th Centuries стр. 107
Ekaterina A. Teryukova. M.E. Krasnozhen as a Researcher of State-Church Relations in the Russian Empire стр. 120


Tatiana A. Pang. Translation of “A Ritual Book of Manchu Shamanic Sacrifices” by N.A. Popov. Part 1: Introduction, Publication of Russian Translation of the Text L. 1a–29a and Commentaries стр. 127


The Sixth International Research and Practice Conference Vajrayana Buddhism in Russia: Topical Issues of History and Social and Cultural Analytics стр. 149