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Series: Series Q
Published: 28 October 1993
DOI: 10.1215/9780822381860-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8186-0
Series: The World Readers
Published: 17 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007456-002
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0745-6
... are represented here as well. The subject of part I is The Beginning, as understood by various religious traditions and scientific schools of thought. It sets the stage for this collection, which gains momentum toward The End. This page intentionally left blank 7The Egyptian Sea of Nun Anonymous The primordial...
Published: 28 December 1990
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382348-024
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8234-8
Published: 01 January 1991
DOI: 10.1215/9780822396895-031
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9689-5
Series: a John Hope Franklin Center Book
Published: 05 May 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822388920-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8892-0
Published: 25 March 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391340-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9134-0
Series: Series Q
Published: 24 November 1997
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382478-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8247-8
Series: The World Readers
Published: 23 March 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394051-031
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9405-1
Series: Series Q
Published: 01 January 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393627-020
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9362-7
Published: 15 May 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478009245-005
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0924-5
... monks and eight hundred nuns. On my 2004 visit, I found that local residents had mounted an impressive drive to rebuild its past greatness. The scale of public Buddhist gatherings in Song dynasty Wenzhou could be quite impressive: Pure Land rituals and lectures by famed monks of the Chan and Regulations...
Series: Religious Cultures of African and African Diaspora People
Published: 03 August 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375319-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7531-9
... and marred by lethal violence. In response, the revolutionary government deported 131 Catholic priests and nuns from Cuba, and banned religious street processions outright, a prohibition that lasted some forty years. The revolutionary government’s charges that Catholicism was a traitorous “bourgeois religion...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 30 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013099-122
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1309-9
..., And tangerines and mangoes and grape fruit, Fit for the highest prize at parish fairs, Set in the window, bringing memories Of fruit- trees laden by low- singing rills, And dewy dawns, and mystical blue skies In benediction over nun- like hills. My eyes grew dim, and I could no more gaze; A wave of longing...
Published: 15 May 2020
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0924-5
Series: Religious Cultures of African and African Diaspora People
Published: 03 August 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7531-9
... of their unsuccessful cause. The Virgin’s 1961 annual street procession in Havana was markedly anti-Communist and marred by lethal violence. In response, the revolutionary government deported 131 Catholic priests and nuns from Cuba, and banned religious street processions outright, a prohibition that lasted some forty...
Published: 13 March 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007197-083
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0719-7
... direction, two nuns. Barthes has been drawn by what he calls the photo graph s duality, the presence of those two discon- tinuous ele ments, nuns and soldiers, that do not belong to the same world. In Cole s paired photo graphs, it is difficult to find a focus on a familiar kind of po liti cal contrast...
Published: 16 August 2019
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0526-1
... most people are Theravada Buddhist, it is common for monks and nuns to leave their temples to perform house bless- ings in private homes near the temple. These private rituals, usually cen- tering around the chanting of sacred texts, are performed with the goal of nurturing house hold health, happiness...
Published: 01 January 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377566-018
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7756-6
... of the singing and the other two members regularly carrying out five- to ten-­second dance solos. The band’s debut album, SeoTaiji and Boys, was released on March 23, 1992. It comprised ten songs, including the hits “Nan arayo” (I Know), “Ijae-­nŭn” (Now), “Hwansangsogi kŭdae” (Girl of My Dreams...
Series: a Cultural Politics Book
Published: 19 March 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013181-010
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1318-1
... cultural laws and marriage alliances that came to him at the conclusion of Rhinegold as he contemplated the looming twilight of the gods: in den Schoß der Welt schwang ich mich hinab mit Liebeszauber zwang ich die Wala, stört ihres Wissens Stolz, daß sie Rede nun mir stand. Kunde empfing ich von ihr; von...
Series: a Cultural Politics Book
Published: 19 March 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013181-009
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1318-1
... the final broadcast of the Großdeutsche Rundfunk on April 12, 1945, Brünnhilde the daughter or the unconscious of a dead god announces that the stirring of Wotan s ravens is in fact their very tidings, a lullaby for Wotan and the gods as a whole:12 Weiß ich nun, was dir frommt? Alles, alles, alles...
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By Amitava Kumar
Published: 13 March 2020
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0719-7
... direction, two nuns. Barthes has been drawn by what he calls the photo graph s duality, the presence of those two discon- tinuous ele ments, nuns and soldiers, that do not belong to the same world. In Cole s paired photo graphs, it is difficult to find a focus on a familiar kind of po liti cal contrast...