BOBOHIZAN DAN PERANANNYA DI KALANGAN MASYARAKAT KADAZAN DAERAH PENAMPANG, SABAH
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Artikel ini akan membincangkan tentang Bobohizan dan peranannya yang satu ketika dahulu penting dalam kehidupan seharian masyarakat Kadazan di daerah Penampang, Sabah. Masa kini peranan mereka sedang mengalami proses pelupusan dan hanya menjadi sebagai ikonografi warisan budaya masyarakt mereka. Bobohizan merupakan pengantara atau spirit medium juga dipanggil sebagai shaman yang satu ketika dahulu sangat dihormati dan disanjung. Penghormatan yang diberi kerana meraka berperanan utama sebagai penghubung di antara manusai dengan alam ghaib ataupun supernatural sama ada untuk menyejukkan dan memulihkan keadaan kepada normal apabila berlakunya ketidakseimbangan di antara dua alam ini. (Disalin daripada artikel).
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