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Title: Joseph Campbell and the Power of Myth
Series Title / Date: Joseph Campbell and the Power of Myth
Call Number: VCR 2002-45
Description: Interviews; 6 parts.
Keywords: Joseph Campbell; Mythology

Title: Kuan-Yin Pilgrimage
Series Title / Date: 1988
Call Number: DVD 2011-14
Description: Celebration of Guanyin's birthday with pilgrimages to Hangzhou and Putuo Shan Island.
Keywords: Buddhism; China

Title: Last Rites: Death Ceremonies
Series Title / Date: In Search of History
Call Number: VCR 2006-56
Description: A look at the ways different societies around the world and throughout history have dealt with death.
Keywords: Death: Cross-Cultural Studies

Title: Menri Monastery
Series Title / Date:
Call Number: VCR 2001-85
Description: Story of the only remaining Bonpo monastery of the great Menri lineage.
Keywords: Tibet; Bonpo Religion

Title: Mircea Eliade: His Name, His Destiny
Series Title / Date: Biographies Series
Call Number: DVD 2006-109
Description: Account of Romanian-born Mircea Eliade, noted pioneer in the systematic study of the history of the world's religions.
Keywords: Mircea Eliade; Biography

Title: Muslims in America: Islam in Exile
Series Title / Date:
Call Number: DVD 2006-226
Description: Examines the surprisingly rapid growth of Islam in the heart of America's Bible Belt; discusses the difficulty of practicing Islam in the United States.
Keywords: World Religions: Islam

Title: Muslims in France
Series Title / Date: Credo: An Introduction to the Major Religious Traditions of Europe
Call Number: DVD 2006-227
Description: Problems faced by the young Muslim population of Lyon as they try to gain acceptance into French society.
Keywords: World Religions: Islam

Title: Myth and Ritual: the Dimensional Triangle
Series Title / Date:
Call Number: VCR 2002-28
Description: Discusses dimensional triangle of religious experience, myth, & ritual.
Keywords: Religion; Myth

Title: Native American Spirituality
Series Title / Date: Religions of the World
Call Number: VCR 2006-59
Description: Native American spirituality shown through archival footage, artifacts, and interviews.
Keywords: World Religions; Native Americans

Title: Ongka's Big Moka: The Kawelka of Papua, New Guinea
Series Title / Date: 2003
Call Number: DVD 2012-114
Description: In Papua New Guinea, status is earned by giving things away rather than acquiring them, the larger the gift, the greater the victory over the recipient during Moka, a ceremony in which people give gifts to members of other tribes. The film follows Ongka as he prepares for the giving of his Moka.
Keywords: Ethonographic; Papua New guinea