This article depicts the evolution of the procedures and rites regarding Mauritanian society's practice of saints and a review, albeit brief, of the sanctification rituals for the dead, which will help provide insight into the ethnic specificities of Mauritanian society.

Models of sacredness: the veneration of walī's in the tradition of Mauritanian society

Lagdaf, Souadou
2019

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This article depicts the evolution of the procedures and rites regarding Mauritanian society's practice of saints and a review, albeit brief, of the sanctification rituals for the dead, which will help provide insight into the ethnic specificities of Mauritanian society.
Mauritania, veneration of male and female walī (saints), ritual visits of cemeteries, Sharī'a
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