"Religiovedenie" (“Study of Religion”) № 1 2018


History of Religion

Schiavo R. 

On the Improper Use of the Label “Shamanism” in Egyptology: Rethinking the Role of the Opening of the Mouth Ritual and the Tekenu-ceremony in light of Ancestors Cults

р. 5

Religions of Russia

Vyacheslav P. Bartov

The Status of Protestants in Tula Province after the Release of the Decree “On Strengthening the Principles of Religious Tolerance” in 1905

р. 16

Natalya P. Siebert The Activities of Protestant Communities in Siberia in the 1920s  р. 22

Religions of the East 

Yulia A. Uimina Yoga in Teachings and Practices of Neo-Hinduism р. 29

New Religious Movements

Ekaterina S. Elbakyan New Religious Movements of Postmodern Era: Dynamics of New Age Organizations (the case of “Radasteya”) р. 36

Comparative Religion

Zulfiia Yu. Pavlichenko Pilgrimage and Other Rituals in Cyberspace р. 52

Anthropology of Religion

Alexander M. Petrov On Secular and Sacred Time in Some Russian Folklore Religious Texts р. 58
Nikita S. Shishelov Bini the Prophet and Religious Fever among the Carrier Indians in 1834 – the 1840s р. 71

Religious Philosophy

Andrey V. Lapin,
Anastasia A. Stefanova

Two Paths of Faith. On the Question of the Fundamental Ideas of Religious Philosophy of F.M. Dostoyevsky and L.N. Tolstoy

р. 84

Sociology of Religion

Andrey G. Manakov,
Vitaliy S. Dementiev
Dynamics of the Confessional Composition of the Population of the Pskov Region in the Second Half of the 19th Century р. 92

Psychology of Religion

Irina L. Kozlova Criteria of Religious Experience in the Conception of the Study of Religion by Joachim Wach р. 103
Valentin A. Bazhanov Neurotheology: Religion in the Focus of Modern Cultural Neuroscience р. 118

History of Religious Studies

Sergey V. Filonov, Li Xin Formation and Current State of Religious Studies in China (in assessments from outside and from within) р. 126

Religion and Culture

Nikolai V. Chirkov The Inculturation of Christianity in the Context of Intercultural and Interreligious Dialogues of the Roman Catholic Church р. 144


Amir A. Khisamutdinov Book Review: Yu.V. Argudyaeva. “The Russian Cossacks in Tryokhrechye (the first half of the 20th century)” р. 156

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