first proposed by Lucien Bruhl (1857 - 1939) who was a French philosopher and ethnologist, the mystical participation is a mode of engagement where natural and spiritual boundaries in an encounter are either overcome or not established during initiation.

MYSTICAL PARTICIPATION: "Individuals which participate in mystical activities can include engagement with natural and spiritual boundaries."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "MYSTICAL PARTICIPATION," in, April 7, 2013, (accessed January 17, 2021).