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" If an axe or a chisel is worn out or broken up, away flies its soul for the service of the gods. If a house is taken down, or any way destroyed, its immortal part will find a situation on the plains of Bolotoo ; and, to confirm this doctrine, the Fiji... "
An Account of the Natives of the Tonga Islands in the South Pacific Ocean ... - Side 129
af William Mariner - 1817 - 872 sider
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An Account of the Natives of the Tonga Islands, in the South Pacific ..., Bind 2

William Mariner - 1817
...equally its reward ; nay, artificial bodies have equal good luck with men, and hogs, and yams. If an nxe or a chisel is worn out or broken up, away flies its...other pell-mell into the regions of immortality. Such is-the Fiji philosophy, but the Tonga people deny -it, unwilling to think that the residence of the...
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Constable's miscellany of original and selected publications

Constable and co, ltd - 1827
...canoes, houses, and all the broken utensils of this frail world, tumbling along one over the other, into the regions of immortality. Such is the Fiji...residence of the gods should be encumbered with so much rubbish. The natives of Otaheite entertain similar notions respecting these things, viz. that brutes,...
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Primitive Culture: Researches Into the Development of Mythology ..., Bind 1

Edward Burnett Tylor - 1874
...this doctrine, the Fiji people can show you a sort of natural well, or deep hole in the ground, atone of their islands, across the bottom of which runs...other pell-mell into the regions of immortality." A full generation later, the Rev. Thomas Williams, while remarking that the escape of brntes and lifeless...
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De Indische gids, Bind 6

C. E. van Kesteren, R. A. van Sandick, J. E. de Meyier - 1884
...find a situation on the plains of Bolotoo; and, to confirm this doctrine, the Fiji people can show you a sort of natural well, or deep hole in the ground,...the other pell-mell into the regions of immortality" *). Dit geloof moet oorspronkelijk algemeen zijn geweest, en hieruit laat zich de gewoonte verklaren...
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Primitive Culture: Researches Into the Development of Mythology ..., Bind 1

Edward Burnett Tylor - 1889
...Fiji people can show you a sort of natural well, or deep hole in the ground, at one of their isknds, across the bottom of which runs a stream of water,...other pell-mell into the regions of immortality." A full generation later, the Rev. Thomas Williams, while remarking that the escape of brutes and lifeless...
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The Ghost World

Thomas Firminger Thiselton Dyer - 1898 - 447 sider
...may clearly see the souls of men and women, beasts and plants, stocks and stones, canoes and horses, and of all the broken utensils of this frail world,...other, pell-mell, into the regions of immortality.' As it has been observed, animistic conceptions of this kind are no more irrational than the popular...
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Primitive Culture: Researches Into the Development of Mythology ..., Bind 1

Edward Burnett Tylor - 1920 - 488 sider
...at one of their islands, across the bottom of which runs a stream of water, in which you may dearly perceive the souls of men and women, beasts and plants,...other pell-mell into the regions of immortality.' A full generation later the Rev. Thomas Williams, while remarking that the escape of brutes and lifeless...
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An Encyclopædia of Occultism: A Compendium of Information on the Occult ...

Lewis Spence - 1920 - 451 sider
...may clearly see the souls of men and women, beasts and plants, stocks and stones, canoes and horses, and of all the broken utensils of this frail world,...other, pell-mell, into the regions of immortality.' As it has been observed, animistic conceptions of this kind are no more irrational than the popular...
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The American Exchange and Review, Bind 21

1872
...fullest extent. "The Fiji people," says Mr. Mariner in his account of the Tonga islands, "can show you a sort of natural well, or deep hole in the ground,...other pell-mell into the regions of immortality." Now it easily flows from this belief that the hovering spirit may after his death desire to make use...
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