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Khnum

ram god, created man from clay on potter’s wheel. [Egypt. Rel.: Parrinder, 155]
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Indeed, this is probably what I value most about it, for attempting to reconstruct an institution (such as vrau knum, people "attached"--my term--to temples, a virtual exact equivalent of Old Burmese pura kywan) only in the context of the society in which it exists and only from the original sources, without the intrusion and the heavy hand of modem prejudices, is a daunting task; but one which Vickery succeeds in doing.