Re: what is animism?

From: jorganos <joe_at_SDUHsn5IdVSggsOywaI8gOeuL2M8CGxMVq8TzUuTii9kIHvHekN4Sm0BuHUGdu9H2niposSN>
Date: Thu, 27 Dec 2012 09:01:36 -0000

> An animist's relation to his spirits is that of a beast trainer to its beast followers. Huge, dangerous and potentially hostile spirits are better left to specialists.

I forgot to mention that the more intelligent spirits are of course treated like people. But in an animist mind set, beasts and even landmarks are like people, deserving respect and even conversation.            

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