Islam has had a presence in this part of Africa since the 12 th century, but well into the 19th the traditional order was still based in animism .
These serials help perpetuate superstitions and blind beliefs in witchcraft and sorcery, in magic and animism .
Other faiths include Roman Catholicism, Islam, animism , and Mahayana Buddhism - the type of Buddhism found most often in northern Asia.
beneath the veneer of Hindu religion, ancient animism runs strong
Here, life is presented as purely immanent to itself and without a lapse into transcendent views of nature such as pantheism and animism .
One note of dissent came from a group of radical students at the Muslim university who wanted to ‘clean up’ the town's traditional tolerance of animism and other faiths.
Scientists eventually must deal with animism , it's now too important to be left to clerics and barristers.
And animism is one of the first things I think of when you describe this world where there are spirits in everything, and they're communicating with each other, and you have to go to an expert to mediate between you and them.
Some, such as the Dais in Yunnan and the Zhuangs in the southwest, practice animism .
Discarding animism is the first principle of science, which Monod calls the principle of objectivity.