Dionysos: Urbild des unzerstörbaren Lebens. Front Cover. Karl Kerényi. Klett- Cotta, – Dionysus (Greek deity) – pages. No other god of the Greeks is as widely present in the monuments and nature of Greece and Italy, in the sensuous tradition of antiquity, as Dionysos. In myth and . First paperback printing, in the Mythos series–Title page verso.
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Dionysos : archetypal image of indestructible life
After purchase my many books in the subject, I found this to be wonderfully rich in history and detail, while being also very readable. The way in which the Athenian people received and assimilated tragedy in its immanent connection with Dionysos is seen as the greatest miracle in all cultural history. Kathleen rated it really liked it Jan 23, Included in this study are the secret cult scenes of the women’s mysteries both within and beyond Attica, the mystic sacrificial rite at Delphi, and the great public Dionysian festivals at Athens.
Dionysus is a very complicated God and his worship was equally complicated. Writing overly verbose and inaccessible too often for my taste.
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Kerenyi has always been a murky writer who hints rather than nails things down, and here he diohysos at the apex of that fault.
No trivia or quizzes yet. Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants. Pete Ralls rated it liked it Aug 17, This larl one of the most fascinating books on ancient myths I have ever read. The Beginnings of Tragedy in Attica.
There was a problem filtering reviews right now. In the case of Eleusis, and also in the case of Dionysos, there are secrets that the celebrants of the rites took to their graves. My library Help Advanced Book Search.
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Included in this study are the secret cult scenes of the women’s mysteries both within and beyond Attica, the mystic sacrificial rite at Delphi, kkarl the great public Dionysian festivals at Athens. Books for People with Print Disabilities. Recommended people interested in Jung, greek mythology, religion. Search the history of over billion web pages on the Internet.
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In this work, the noted mythologist and historian of religion Carl Kerenyi presents a historical account of the religion of Dionysos from its beginnings in the Minoan culture down to its transition to a cosmic and cosmopolitan religion of late antiquity under the Roman Empire.
Read more Read less. Among the things I got fro The plot arc about the Maenad on True Blood piqued my interest in Dionysos, but this was a serious and difficult book–no special effects, no nudity. The Cretan Core of the Dionysos Myth. The Mystical Sacrificial Rite. The part that has most fascinated me so far is the discussion of Minoan origins of Dionysian and other epiphanies and of Dionysian religion in relation to life and nature.
Sep 30, Don Hackett rated it really liked it. THE book on Dionysos. Anthony rated it it was amazing Feb 19, I found this dionysod to be an important part of the story of Greek religion.
Recommended to anyone who loves mythology. Tess Avelland rated it really liked it Jul 05, Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, kerenyo it in, give it a second life. Lists with This Book. Da tenere sul comodino per tornarci su ancora e ancora.
No other god of the Greeks is as widely present in the monuments and nature of Greece and Italy, in the sensuous tradition of antiquity, as Dionysos.
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Dionysos: Archetypal Image of Indestructible Life
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