The Rerikh Movement: A Homegrown Russian ‘New Religious Movement’

  title={The Rerikh Movement: A Homegrown Russian ‘New Religious Movement’},
  author={Roman Lunkin and Sergei Filatov},
  journal={Religion, State \& Society},
  pages={135 - 148}
When the Soviet Union died in 1991 the Soviet ideology died with it. This was not surprising. After the communist ideology established a monopoly of power in 1917, the decades that followed transformed it into a collection of meaningless formulae and primitive prejudices. This ideology was no longer seeking new answers to contemporary challenges, it was not developing, but just 'collapsed' and perished together with the political regime that was its protector. For the vast majority of the… 

‘Heterodox’ Religiosity in Russia after the Fall of Communism: Does it Challenge ‘Traditional’ Religion?

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The Place and Role of Alternative Forms of Religiousness in Contemporary Russia

The chapter sheds light on the place and role of alternative forms of religiousness in contemporary Russia. It contrasts several existing approaches to the religious situation in Russia in

Stanislavsky and Ramacharaka: The Influence of Yoga and Turn-of-the-Century Occultism on the System

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From Buddhism to “Cosmic Religion”: Religious Creativity in Kalmykia

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Buddhism in post-Soviet Russia: The geographic contexts of 'revival'

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Clément Jacquemoud, Diversité religieuse en République de l’Altaï : concurrences et convergences. Enquête sur le renouveau religieux des Altaïens de la République de l’Altaï (Fédération de Russie)

  • Clément Jacquemoud
  • Political Science
    Études mongoles et sibériennes, centrasiatiques et tibétaines
  • 2018
Ce travail porte sur le renouveau religieux actuel des autochtones de la Republique de l’Altai (Federation de Russie). Les Altaiens renouent avec les pratiques considerees comme traditionnelles



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