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And the doctrine applies especially in youth, when the clay of life is still soft and
the I- and my-feelings not yet hardened into the division of the single personality.
Young Shridaman was a merchant, and the son of a merchant; Nanda, on the ...
... main thing, and the head merely a pleasing appendage. All in all the two were
like Siva in his double manifestation, lying sometimes as dead, a bearded ascetic
, at the feet of the goddess, but sometimes erect, a figure in the bloom of youth, ...
For no^ he was like the prince Gandarhva Citraratha ii his unearthly charm, like
the love-god in hi sweetest guise, full of beauty and youth, ravishing to the sense,
adorned with heavenly ornament, with necklaces of flowers, sweet odours, and ...
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LibraryThing ReviewNutzerbericht - polutropos - LibraryThing
Few pages, leaving the reader with much to think about. What is attraction? What is beauty? What is the role of love and lust in a relationship? What is, ultimately, morality? Written with a light, humorous touch, the book is unforgettable. Vollständige Rezension lesen
LibraryThing ReviewNutzerbericht - fieldnotes - LibraryThing
This folkloric, Hindu-light treatment of desire, loyalty and identity lacks the craft, gravity and heft of other Thomas Mann novels. His few prose outbursts in description of beauty or deity seem ... Vollständige Rezension lesen
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