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had said and looked straight up through the swaying boughs and flowering
bushes into the blue of Vishnu's heaven, waving broken-off branches to protect
themselves from the red-and-white flies, called Children of Indra, that came to
settle on ...
celebrated in the old or shall we rather say in the newer way, according to the
ritual and the Brah- manic observance; you can wash your hands of the rest,
even if we did afterwards in council decide otherwise and give Indra notice that
I voted from the first against the mountain rites, for I had great fear and reverence
for Indra, who broke the strongholds of the blacks; and I do not hold with reviving
things that nobody any longer rightly knows. But you spoke and uttered pure ...
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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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