Desire Divine Demonic

Desire Divine   Demonic
Author : Michele Stephen
Publisher : Latitude 20
Total Pages : 179
Release : 2005
ISBN 10 : UOM:39015060640417
ISBN 13 :
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Desire Divine Demonic Book Description:

This original and innovative book challenges many of our long-held assumptions about traditional Balinese religion. Drawing on data from visual art, mythology, esoteric texts, and public rituals, Michele Stephen identifies a core of important mystical themes at the heart of Balinese religion and demonstrates the striking parallels between these and Indian Tantric thought. Desire, Divine and Demonic begins with an introduction to the problems of defining mysticism in Bali, a discussion of prevailing scholarly views concerning the nature of Balinese religion, and a brief description of the link between art and religion in Balinese culture. What follows is an intriguing analysis of two series of paintings by contemporary Balinese artists I Ketut Budiana and I Gusti Nyoman Mirdiana, who specialize in mystical and mythological scenes.


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