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The Resource Ardor, Roberto Calasso ; translated from the Italian by Richard Dixon

Ardor, Roberto Calasso ; translated from the Italian by Richard Dixon

Label
Ardor
Title
Ardor
Statement of responsibility
Roberto Calasso ; translated from the Italian by Richard Dixon
Creator
Contributor
Author
Translator
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • ita
  • eng
Summary
A meditation on the ancient wisdom of the Vedas, in which Calasso brings ritual and sacrifice to bear on the modern world
Member of
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Calasso, Roberto
Dewey number
294.5921
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
Translated from the Italian
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Dixon, Richard
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Vedas
Target audience
adult
Label
Ardor, Roberto Calasso ; translated from the Italian by Richard Dixon
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
First published in Italian in 2010 as: L'ardore
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Contents
I.Remote Beings -- II.Yajnavalkya -- III.Animals -- IV.The Progenitor -- V.They Who Saw the Hymns -- VI.The Adventures of Mind and Speech -- VII.Atman -- VIII.Perfect Wakefulness -- IX.The Brahmanas -- X.The Line of the Fires -- XI.Vedic Erotica -- XII.Gods Who Offer Libations -- XIII.Residue and Surplus -- XIV.Hermits in the Forest -- XV.Ritology -- XVI.The Sacrificial Vision -- XVII.After the Flood -- XVIII.Tiki -- XIX.The Act of Killing -- XX.The Flight of the Black Antelope -- XXI.King Soma
Control code
000053969680
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
420 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780241011768
Isbn Type
(hbk)
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Ardor, Roberto Calasso ; translated from the Italian by Richard Dixon
Publication
Copyright
Note
First published in Italian in 2010 as: L'ardore
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Contents
I.Remote Beings -- II.Yajnavalkya -- III.Animals -- IV.The Progenitor -- V.They Who Saw the Hymns -- VI.The Adventures of Mind and Speech -- VII.Atman -- VIII.Perfect Wakefulness -- IX.The Brahmanas -- X.The Line of the Fires -- XI.Vedic Erotica -- XII.Gods Who Offer Libations -- XIII.Residue and Surplus -- XIV.Hermits in the Forest -- XV.Ritology -- XVI.The Sacrificial Vision -- XVII.After the Flood -- XVIII.Tiki -- XIX.The Act of Killing -- XX.The Flight of the Black Antelope -- XXI.King Soma
Control code
000053969680
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
420 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780241011768
Isbn Type
(hbk)
Other physical details
illustrations

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