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Abbas devoted the next few years to chronicling other religions and beliefs, including Christianity, Buddhism, Hinduism and animism, which is the belief that animals and plants have a spiritual essence.
This native animism will take on special importance in the case of Lenin.
Animism: The Gods’ Lake is an alternate reality game designed to explore aboriginal Canadian legends through a contemporary setting.
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ANIMISM Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of animism for English Language Learners
: the belief that all plants, animals, and objects have spirits
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