Throughout history, most cultures have marked the rite of passage from boyhood into manhood through initiations. However, traditional initiation practices are largely absent from the modern industrial West. This section is for sites related to rites of initiation for men, their role in society and their impact on men. Male Initiation Men People Society.
- Annotated MenStuff: Books on Ritual Initiation for Boys and Men www
Annotated bibliography related to initiation rituals and ritual in general. MenStuff: Books on Ritual Initiation for Boys and Men.
- Article Rediscovering Rites of Passage www
Article by Israel Helfand and Jon Bliss published in Voice Male. Rediscovering Rites of Passage.
- A Teen Rites of Passage www
A "coming of age" program for adolescent boys and girls who are ready to experience a personal challenge and an initiation into healthy, Rites of Passage, responsible adulthood. Teen Rites of Passage.
- Information Boys to Men Mentoring Network www
Information on a program where boys between the ages of 12 and 16 can regularly interact with committed, Men Mentoring Network, conscientious adult men; based in San Diego, California. Boys to Men Mentoring Network.
- Information Male Initiation and Identity www
Information concerning male circumcision and initiation. Male Initiation and Identity.
- Annual Minnesota Men's Conference www
Annual conference started by Robert Bly in 1984. Men's Conference. Events include the telling of old stories, the gifts of poetry, making music together and opening hearts to grief. Minnesota Men's Conference.
- Organization Inside Circle Foundation www
Organization helping men in prison and parolees discover their destiny. Circle Foundation. Contains information, mission statement, history, and prison writings. Inside Circle Foundation.
- Alexa: Male Initiation Men
Alexa Directory Top Sites: Male Initiation Men
- DMOZ: Male Initiation Men
dmoz.org Directory: Male Initiation Men