Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Culture, Education and Economic Development of Modern Society (ICCESE 2020)

Wizard, Politics and Civilization: Research on the Bimo’s Historical Role of Yi Peoples*

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Jiangxiu Shan
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Jiangxiu Shan
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https://doi.org/10.2991/assehr.k.200316.110How to use a DOI?
Keywords
Bimo identity, change, contemporary significance, Yi peoples
Abstract

The paper combed the production, development, evolution and actuality of Bimo in the Yi Peoples’ concrete social. The traditional role of Bimo can still serve the government and folk. Bimo have been selected as the inheritance of “intangible cultural heritage”. They are the living carrier, the inheritance and transmission of traditional culture. Bimo mediate civil disputes, resolve contradictions, and maintain harmony using folk law. That is generally recognized by people. Bimo master the knowledge system and value concept. They are born in internal Yi society, believed by vast majority of Yi peoples. Bimo have both mediciner and wizard identity. When people facing the disaster, disease and pain, Bimo bring psychological comfort, give spiritual power to them. The paper concludes that we should understand Bimo and traditional culture objectively, use its positive side innovatively, and discard its negative side.

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Volume Title
Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Culture, Education and Economic Development of Modern Society (ICCESE 2020)
Series
Advances in Social Science, Education and Humanities Research
Publication Date
19 March 2020
ISBN
978-94-6252-931-1
ISSN
2352-5398
DOI
https://doi.org/10.2991/assehr.k.200316.110How to use a DOI?
Copyright
© 2020, the Authors. Published by Atlantis Press.
Open Access
This is an open access article distributed under the CC BY-NC license (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0/).

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