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Doukhobors

Paul Thompson

Doukhobors

by Paul Thompson

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Published by Playwrights Co-op in Toronto .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Script was transcribed and collected by Connie Brissenden. Directed by Paul Thompson. Set by Robert Navarro.

StatementPaul Thompson, ...[et al.].
ContributionsBrissenden, Connie., Theatre Passe Muraille.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS8589.H665 D68 1973
The Physical Object
Pagination40 p. ;
Number of Pages40
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19210897M
ISBN 10091983437X

Doukhobors have lived in Saskatchewan for years, first arriving in They came to Canada with the hope of practicing their religion freely. The WDM has partnered with the Saskatchewan Doukhobor Living Book Project to tell the . The book comes from Bowen's Brian Thomas-Peter Review: the Kissing Fence delves into the Doukhobor experience of '50s and present day.

  The Book of Life is purported to provide the essence of Doukhoborism, but in fact contains many references that are directly related to dogma and Christian liturgy that Doukhobors in fact rejected. This is constantly incorporated into present day Doukhobor prayer meetings which for me creates a very uncomfortable atmosphere. A police man stands by as Doukhobors disrobe in naked protest at some of their members who had became too 'worldly', British Columbia, Canada, circa While many Doukhobors are clothed, the image shows a group of women, holding their clothes, kneeling on the ground with their breasts bared.

  Doukhobors consider themselves Christians, as their religious ideology is derived mainly from the teachings of Jesus Christ. However, they don’t consider the Bible to be a . Book Description: This book is published in English. Following the completion of his major novels War and Peace and Anna Karenina, Russian writer Leo Tolstoy experienced a spiritual crisis that led him to denounce the privileges of his social class and its attendant material wealth and embrace the simple rural life of the peasantry.


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Today there are various books and articles in scholarly journals available. Most note worthy is the development of Doukhobors writing about themselves Doukhobors book their culture whereas previously, they had been written ‘about'. Academic interest and self publishing has assisted in this.

The Doukhobors book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers/5. Doukhobor Stories and Articles. Stories, rather than names and dates, bring our Doukhobor ancestors to life.

They allow us to see our ancestors as individuals, to share their experiences and expectations, to feel what they felt, to understand how they lived and worked, to identify where they lived and when, and to respect the values they shared.

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Evalenko] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The Message of the Doukhobors. A statement of true facts by Christians of the universal brotherhood and by prominent champions of their cause This book.

Doukhobor Shawl Art Cards Two stationary Art Card editions produced by the USCC Doukhobor Cultural Interpretive Society, celebrating the traditional shawl embroidery work of Laura Verigin and talented fibre artisans, Mary Makortoff, Helenne Jones, Lisa Poznikoff, Anne Nazaroff, and the late Vera Samarodin.

Oregon’s Doukhobors 45 attempted to settle in Oregon seems largely to have escaped the notice of all but a few historians and curious journalists, and even then the wayward Oregon groups receive but cursory treatment.

George Woodcock and Ivan Avakumovic’s book The Doukhobors, perhapsFile Size: 2MB. The Doukhobors Hardcover – January 1, by George And Ivan Avakumovic Woodcock (Author) out of 5 stars 3 ratings.

See all 3 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from 5/5(3). The Doukhobor Story. The Doukhobors are a religious people that arose in Russia in the 17th century.

The religious philosophy of the Doukhobors is based on the two commandments cited by Jesus in Matthew "Love God with all thy heart. A major millennium book on the Doukhobors is now available. The new book by Koozma J. Tarasoff features over of the best old and contemporary photos, sketches and maps pertaining to the Doukhobors of the ble by separate purchase is an interactive CD-ROM of the book itself and includes video and audio, and an interactive Timeline of the history.

This book was so disappointing, because it offered a simple look at O'Neail's thoughts and experiences, but surprisingly little insight into the Doukhobors. An example is at the end of the book, she mentioned in passing their "problem" (using quotations), followed by the phrase" whatever it is" /5.

Doukhobors today, however, not unlike many other Canadian ethnic cultures, generally reserve traditional dishes for special occasions and holidays, and their daily diet reflects changing awareness of nutritional balance and content. Explore these web pages to read about Doukhobor cuisine and view our online recipes and photos.

The not-for-profit Saskatchewan Doukhobor Living Book Project was launched in by Ryan Androsoff and Ashleigh Androsoff, descendants of the original group of Doukhobors that immigrated to Canada.

The mission of the project is to preserve the oral history and spiritual traditions of the Saskatchewan Doukhobor community for future generations. Doukhobors also attribute considerable significance to the Biblical expression that, “the letter killeth, but the spirit giveth life”, which they interpret as meaning that we should be more concerned with the true spirit of the intended idea or concept, and not just the printed wording on a page of a book.

The book sold widely and resulted in a flow of donations to assist the Doukhobors. Tolstoy admired the Doukhobors as peaceful workers of the soil who had the courage to live by the moral code "Thou shalt not kill," and he proposed that the Doukhobors be.

Index. "Looks at the group from the eyes of an insider combined with the perspective of a practising anthropologist. He traces the Doukhobor history from its obscure beginnings in early eighteenth-century Russia down to the s. With a time span covering some years, this book is truly a definitive pictorial history of the Doukhobors.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xvi, pages ; 19 cm. Contents: The people of God --Milky Waters --Caucasian Exile --The Burning of Weapons --Failure on Cyprus --Canadian Exodus --Pioneers and Pilgrims --Peter the Lordly --Strife with the State --The Second Community --Links with the Fatherland --Peter the Purger --The Sons of.

Print book: Drama: EnglishView all editions and formats: Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first. Subjects: Dukhobors -- Canada -- Drama. Canadian drama -- 20th century. Canadian drama. View all subjects; More like this: Similar Items.

Inthe Men’s Group began building wooden pine caskets, over of which have now been sold to Doukhobors and non-Doukhobors in the Kootenay and Boundary area. They have also published the popular book, “Vechnaya Pamyat”, a hymn book and guide to traditional Doukhobor funeral procedures.

Dukhobor, (Russian: “Spirit Wrestler”), member of a Russian peasant religious sect, prominent in the 18th century, that rejected all external authority, including the Bible, in favour of direct individual revelation.

The liturgical reforms of Patriarch Nikon in and the opening of Russia to. Traditional Selections compiled by The Calgary Doukhobor Cultural Society (CDCS), with 36 songs on 2 CDs.

84 pp. (letter-size pages) $25 + $10 postage.E-mail: [email protected], or phone Don Cheveldayoff at published, 30 available as of today. Wire bound. Though an admirable effort, the first edition reviewed is an amateur. These are called zhivotnaia kniga, or the Living Book.

Strictly speaking, the Living Book is not a text, but is only enacted when it is sung or recited by Doukhobors, a feature which marks the importance of the body as sacred transmitter of oral traditions in Doukhobor culture. 2.Costume: the Journal of the Costume Society. No 20 by Ann Saunders and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at