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It lay on the stream Goldfly, which rushes, like a colt let loose, out of the
mountain's womb, to moderate its flow and unite at a holy place with the river
Jumna; that in its turn issuing, at a place yet more holy, into the eternal Ganges.
But the ...
little mother-house by the secluded bathing- place on the river Goldfly; but its
columns and ornamentation had been carved with infinite piety and care. The
entrance seemed to crouch beneath the wild mountain itself, supported by
He began with an account of Nanda's life and his own, the friendship between
them, and the way they broke their journey at the river Goldfly. He described his
lovesickness, his wooing and marriage, weaving in such earlier information as ...
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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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